QuickNews

Here you'll find the latest, greatest exploits of the College of Optical Sciences in short and simple soundbite format. QuickNews items are collected in Watts Up!, the college's biweekly newsletter. Subscribe today!
 

Sunday, December 13, 2020
The Practical Optics Workshop Optical Design Team is looking for new tutors to start in the spring! If you are interested in joining a team of motivated, dedicated, and hard-working individuals who help teach the college how to use optical design...
Saturday, December 12, 2020
On December 15th, Saikat Guha joined leaders from academia, industry, and government to discuss state-of-the-art quantum networking research and development that will create greater understanding about the quantum Internet at the Federal...
Saturday, December 12, 2020
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with B.S. student Rantaj Singh. Rantaj is currently enrolled in the Accelerated Master's Program and mentored by Nik Anderson.Where are you from?Gilbert, AZWhat brought you to study optics?Growing...
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Professor Emeritus James (“Jim”) Joseph Burke, Jr. passed away on November 14, 2020.Before Dr. Burke’s time at the University of Arizona he served in the U.S. Air Force in Berlin during the Korean War. Dr. Burke trained at the...
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with 4th year Ph.D. Student Joseph Cox. Joe is currently mentored by Associate Professor Amit Ashok.Where are you from?Ridgecrest, California. It’s a small town in the Mojave Desert.What brought...
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
The application for 2021 SPIE Scholarships for the 2021-2022 Academic year is now open, apply here. SPIE scholarships are available to students studying optics and photonics.  The application deadline is February  15, 2021....
Monday, November 30, 2020
Professor Miroslav Kolesik is now offering a new spring course, OPTI 551 Computational Optics-Nonlinear Light-Matter Interactions. See the flyer. Theory, Models, Simulation,... Hands-on case-studies sample high-intensity NLO Course on theory,...
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Exceptional researchers are currently sought for the Lillian Gilbreth Postdoctoral Fellowships at Purdue University. The fellowship is for innovative, interdisciplinary researchers with recent PhD's in engineering or related sciences. The...
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with 6th year Ph.D. Student Lauren Schatz. Lauren is currently mentored by Jared Males at Steward Observatory.Where are you from?I am from Simi Valley, California which is about an hour north of LA.What...
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
The Wyant College participated in UArizona's Virtual Homecoming this year by contributing a number of videos to the site. Check it out here. Enjoy the whole Homecoming site. According to UArizona, "Giving Day was a success thanks to...