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  • OSA Foundation Announces Newly Funded Programs for 2007
    OSA Foundation Announces Newly Funded Programs for 2007
    12 June 2007
    The Optical Society of America's (OSA) Foundation is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors awarded three new grants that will serve students from the primary school to graduate level.

  • Launches Scitopia.org with Partner Societies
    Launches Scitopia.org with Partner Societies
    03 June 2007
    Scitopia.org, the free, federated search portal created by leading science and technology scholarly societies, officially launched today at the Special Libraries Association’s Annual Conference.

  • OSA Announces 2007-2008 Congressional Science and Engineering Fellows
    OSA Announces 2007-2008 Congressional Science and Engineering Fellows
    30 May 2007
    The Optical Society of America (OSA), along with co-sponsors SPIE-the International Society for Optical Engineering and the Materials Research Society (MRS), has selected its 2007-2008 Congressional Science and Engineering Fellows. Audrey Ellerbee, a Ph.D. candidate at Duke University, will serve as the OSA/SPIE Congressional Fellow and Alicia Jackson, a Ph.D. candidate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), will serve as the OSA/MRS Congressional Fellow.

  • Industry Newsmakers - Spring 2007
    Industry Newsmakers - Spring 2007
    23 May 2007
    It’s tradeshow season and with that comes the opportunity for companies to showcase their latest products and innovations. OSA corporate members are leading the way in fiber optics components design and manufacturing, photonics applications, software offerings and telecom product development. The edition of Industry Newsmakers includes news from Coherent, Luna Techologies, JDSU and more.

  • Optical Society of America Confers 17 General and Specialty Awards for 2007
    Optical Society of America Confers 17 General and Specialty Awards for 2007
    21 May 2007
    The Optical Society of America (OSA) is pleased to announce this year’s recipients of many of its prestigious awards.

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