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Alumnus Mauro Pereira reports that he has been appointed as chair of a new European Union Action on TERA-MIR radiation and as co-chair of a NATO Advanced Research Workshop on the detection of explosives using Terahertz radiation.
Industrial Affiliate Edmund Optics is proud to point out that the Detroit Institute of Art is using their short-wave infrared imaging to research and inspect their art — as demonstrated in the lower left example on this page.
Kimberly Sierra-Cajas would like to introduce you all to her handsome new son, Isaac, who was born in mid-October. He's a healthy boy, weighing in at seven pounds, five ounces and 20 inches long.
We've still got a lot of blank spaces in the OSC Web directory. If your photo is missing, or if you'd simply like to replace your current one, please email kwaller@optics.arizona.edu to set up a time to shoot.
Breault Research Organization, one of the college's generous Industrial Affiliates members, is offering APEX and ASAP tutorials to the OSC community free of charge. They will offer the ASAP class on Dec. 3-6, with the APEX tutorial scheduled for...
Ph.D. student Matthew Risi was recently awarded the Arizona Board of Regents Graduate Research Scholarship, which provides $5,000 toward dissertation research costs.
Industrial Affiliate Radiant Zemax LLC will hold an information session on Nov. 14 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Meinel 307; pizza and soda will be available.
Intel will hold an hour-long information session for OSC students next Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 5:30 p.m. in Meinel 307. Pizza and soda will be provided. Interviews will take place Wednesday, with candidates picked from among the Tuesday afternoon...
On Wednesday, Nov. 14, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Meinel 647, alumna Yi-Chun Chen, an assistant professor of the Department of Optics and Photonics at the National Central University in Taiwan, will hold a walk-in information session on their student...
AOIA is still accepting reservations for next Wednesday's industry lunch, which will be held at the Arizona Inn from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please RSVP to Helena at aoialunch@inov.com to take part; the scheduled presentations will be themed around...