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OSA today announced that it will host an inaugural press briefing to recognize a panel of three early career female scientists and innovators who have already made significant contributions to their respective fields in the science of light.

OSA has presented its 2014 Advocate of Optics recognition to Isao Sugino, of the Telecommunications Bureau Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications of Japan.

The NPI applauded today’s Funding Opportunity Announcement issued by the US Department of Defense, through the Air Force Research Laboratory, calling for concept papers for the establishment of an Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation.

A new handheld probe developed by a team of university and industry researchers in the Netherlands and France could give doctors powerful new imaging capabilities right in the palms of their hands.

A new method for improving the thrust generated by laser-propulsion systems may bring Scientists and science fiction writers one step closer to practical use.

         

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