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Peter E. Toschek is the recipient of the Herbert Walther Award for his for his pioneering experiments to laser cooling and his contributions to the understanding of the principles of laser spectroscopy.

The International OSA Network of Students (IONS) will host IONS-Asia 6 in Kharagpur, India Dec. 10-12.

76 OSA Members have been elected as the newest class of OSA Fellow Members.

Thanks to the work of a team of researchers from Saint Joseph University in Lebanon and the Université de Bretagne Occidentale de Brest in France, farmers may soon have the ability to detect when to harvest climacteric fruits -- such as apples, bananas, pears, and tomatoes -- at the precise moment to ensure “peak edibleness."

The International OSA Network of Students (IONS) will host the 2014 IONS - KOALA 2014 at the University of Adelaide, Australia, November 23-28.

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