Oct. 10 | The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences Newsletter

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    Optics Is Nobel Pursuit

    The Nobel Foundation announced its latest prizewinners in physics and chemistry this week, and optical technologies are at the center of both awards.

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    Pitch the Next Great OSC Spin-Off

    Tech Launch Arizona is hosting a First Friday Pitch Day on Nov. 7 – and the brightest student body on campus is invited to bring great business ideas for feedback and advice. Sign up today for your turn at the mic, or just turn up between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the University Services Annex Building for a taste of the UA's entrepreneurial acumen.

    Sculpting Art from Glass

    Our latest Light Moment offers insight into the creation of the gorgeous glass sculpture that has marked OSC's entrance since its earliest years.

    Black-and-white photo of glass sculpture in lobby of original section of Meinel Building

    Learn more about the artist responsible, and the other work he did for OSC's walls and halls, in "Don Cowen’s Chiseled Legacy."

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    Upcoming Events

    Community Speakers: Travis Sawyer and Ali Khan

    Oct. 10, noon-1 p.m., Meinel 408/410

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    OSC Research Symposium

    Oct. 10; 1-2:30 p.m.; Meinel 307; for faculty researchers

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    Colloquium: R. Jason Jones

    Oct. 16, 3:30-5 p.m., Meinel 307

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    Community Speakers

    Oct. 17, noon-1 p.m., Meinel 408/410

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    The Optical Society (OSA) Frontiers in Optics Conference

    Oct. 19-24; Tucson, Arizona; registration required

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    The Optical Society (OSA) Frontiers in Optics Conference: Optical Sciences 50th Anniversary Symposium

    Oct. 19; 4-6 p.m.; J.W. Marriott Starr Pass Resort, 3800 W. Starr Pass Boulevard, Tucson, Arizona; registration

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    50th Anniversary Banquet at Old Tucson

    Oct. 22; 6-10 p.m.; Old Tucson, 201 S. Kinney Road, Tucson, Arizona; registration required

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    Industrial Affiliates Workshop

    Oct. 23-24; registration required

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    Colloquium: CANCELED

    Oct. 23

    Colloquium: Kerry Vahala

    Oct. 30, 3:30-5 p.m., Meinel 307

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    Breault Research Organization Introduction to APEX Tutorial

    Nov. 11-14; registration required

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    IEEE Online Conference on Green Communications

    Nov. 12-14; registration required

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    Media Mentions

    Employment Opportunities

    Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (Tenure-Eligible) | UA College of Optical Sciences

    Tucson, Arizona

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    Postdoctoral Research Associate | UA College of Optical Sciences

    Tucson, Arizona

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    Postdoctoral Research Associate | UA College of Optical Sciences

    Tucson, Arizona

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    Postdoctoral Research Associate | UA College of Optical Sciences

    Tucson, Arizona

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    Postdoctoral Research Associate | UA College of Optical Sciences

    Tucson, Arizona

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    Postdoctoral Research Associate | UA College of Optical Sciences

    Tucson, Arizona

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    Postdoctoral Research Associate | UA College of Optical Sciences

    Tucson, Arizona

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    Intern | Teachspin

    Buffalo, New York

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    LightSpeed Characterization Engineer | Avnet

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