Lighting the Future
The University of Arizona Wyant College of Optical Sciences is one of the premier educational and research institutions in optics and photonics worldwide. We focus on educating outstanding students with a broad foundation in all areas of optics and on providing practical experience and highly competitive technical skills. Our research program spans from optical engineering to fundamental optical physics, from photonics to image science, and provides unique opportunities to pursue cutting-edge applications of optics in real systems. Our graduates become professors, scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs, working in academia, industry, government and business around the globe.
Calling all Students & Faculty! Fall 2022 Industrial Affiliates Showcase & Workshop
Twice a year, our Industrial Affiliate corporate partners join us for the Industrial Affiliates Corporate Showcase and Workshop. Take this opportunity to connect with optics industry professionals, share your research, learn about job and internship opportunities, and more!
First Use of the MegaPad, Today
Wyant College faculty, staff, and students had an exciting sight this morning when the SmileyCrane arrived to lift and lower the box that will hold a 6.5m primary mirror. This rings in the first use of the MegaPad, built alongside the new Grand Challenges Research Building.