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  • Journal of the Optical Society of Korea Added to OSA's Optics InfoBase
    Journal of the Optical Society of Korea Added to OSA's Optics InfoBase
    01 February 2010
    The Optical Society (OSA) is pleased to announce that Optics InfoBase, its online library of journals, co-published journals and conference proceedings, has added the Journal of the Optical Society of Korea (JOSK) to its content offerings

  • OSA Foundation Awards Harvey M. Pollicove Memorial Scholarship to University of Arizona Graduate Student Katie Schwertz
    OSA Foundation Awards Harvey M. Pollicove Memorial Scholarship to University of Arizona Graduate Student Katie Schwertz
    25 January 2010
    The scholarship, which honors optics manufacturing pioneer Harvey Pollicove, is given to an outstanding student pursuing a degree in the field of precision optics manufacturing. Schwertz is currently working toward a master’s degree in optical sciences at the University of Arizona’s College of Optical Sciences.

  • OFC/NFOEC 2010 Announces Plenary Session Speaker Lineup
    OFC/NFOEC 2010 Announces Plenary Session Speaker Lineup
    22 January 2010
    The 2010 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition/National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference (OFC/NFOEC) – the world’s leading international conference for optical communications and networking professionals – will feature three premier optics and telecommunications industry leaders.

  • 2010 John Tyndall Award Winner Announced
    2010 John Tyndall Award Winner Announced
    22 January 2010
    The Optical Society (OSA) and the IEEE Photonics Society are pleased to announce that Randy Giles, director of the optical subsystems and advanced photonics department at Bell Labs Alcatel-Lucent, is the recipient of the 2010 John Tyndall Award.

  • OSA to Launch New Journal Biomedical Optics Express
    OSA to Launch New Journal Biomedical Optics Express
    20 January 2010
    The Optical Society (OSA) today announced it is launching a new peer-reviewed journal focusing on biomedical optics and photonics. Biomedical Optics Express will launch this fall with monthly issues, joining OSA’s portfolio of 12 peer-reviewed optics journals.

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