R. John Koshel

  • Faculty Affiliation: OSC Professor
  • Research Specialty: Optical Engineering
  • Staff Affiliation: Academic Programs
Associate Dean, Undergraduate Academic Affairs
Professor of Practice
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Meinel 403A
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College of Optical Sciences
The University of Arizona
1630 E. University Blvd.
P.O. Box 210094
Tucson, AZ 85721-0094

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  • Ph.D., University of Rochester, 1996
  • B.S., University of Rochester, 1988
Specific Research Interests: 
  • Optical system engineering.
  • Illumination.
  • Solar energy.
  • System design and optimization.
  • Tolerancing, manufacturing and testing.
  • Radiometry.
  • Computer visualization.
  • Laser coherence and propagation, spatial-mode tunability, and optical pumping.
  • Teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students in optical sciences and engineering.

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