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  • Manufacturing Microscale Medical Devices for Faster Tissue Engineering
    Manufacturing Microscale Medical Devices for Faster Tissue Engineering
    02 November 2011
    New laser technique described in Biomedical Optics Express could be used for production of tissue scaffolds, microneedles.

  • Monthly Tip Sheet Research Highlights from Biomedical Optics Express - October 2011
    Monthly Tip Sheet Research Highlights from Biomedical Optics Express - October 2011
    31 October 2011
    The following highlights summarize key research recently published in Biomedical Optics Express, the Optical Society's (OSA) principal outlet for serving the biomedical optics community with rapid, open-access, peer-reviewed papers related to optics, photonics and imaging in the life sciences.

  • OSA Co-Sponsors Best Poster Awards at Annual NSBP/NSHP Meeting
    OSA Co-Sponsors Best Poster Awards at Annual NSBP/NSHP Meeting
    31 October 2011
    Peter Delfyett (University of Central Florida, CREOL) and Anthony Johnson (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) served as Best Poster Presentation judges on behalf of the Optical Society (OSA) and SPIE at the Joint Meeting of the National Society of Black Physicists (NSBP) and the National Society of Hispanic Physicists (NSHP), last month in Austin, Texas.

  • OSA's Optics and Photonics Congress: Renewable Energy & the Environment
    OSA's Optics and Photonics Congress: Renewable Energy & the Environment
    31 October 2011
    The Renewable Energy & the Environment: OSA Optics and Photonics Congress provides a forum where speakers present the latest results in the energy/environment arena ranging from solar energy research to photovoltaic applications.

  • Tech Industry Veteran Greg Papadopoulos to Keynote OFC/NFOEC 2012 Plenary Session
    Tech Industry Veteran Greg Papadopoulos to Keynote OFC/NFOEC 2012 Plenary Session
    27 October 2011
    New Enterprise Associates venture partner and former Sun Microsystems CTO Greg Papadopoulos is set to give a keynote presentation at the plenary session of the Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC), taking place in Los Angeles March 4–8, 2012. Papadopoulos will speak on the topic "How to Design and Build Your Very Own Exascale Computer."

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