Max Born Award


Max Born Award

OSA's Max Born Award for opticsThis award honors Max Born, who made distinguished contributions to physics in general and to optics in particular. The award is presented to a person who has made outstanding contributions to physical optics, theoretical or experimental. It was established in 1982, the centenary of Born's birth, and is endowed by the United Technologies Research Center, Physical Optics Corporation, and individuals including Joseph Goodman.

The OSA Foundation is currently raising funds to permanently endow this award. Please consider making a donation to support this special honor. Your gift will be matched by OSA with a contribution to the OSAF General Fund.

Winners

YearName
2014 Costas M Soukoulis
2013 Yaron Silberberg
2012 Jean Dalibard
2011 Carlton M. Caves
2010 Vladimir M. Shalaev
2009 Mordechai Segev
2008 Peter W. Milonni
2007 Luigi Alberto Lugiato
2006 Richart E. Slusher
2005 Alexander E. Kaplan
2004 David E. Pritchard
2003 Howard J. Carmichael
2002 John L. Hall
2001 Bernard Yurke
2000 Jagdeep Shah
1999 Alain Aspect
1998 Peter A. Zoller
1997 Boris Ya. Zeldovich
1996 H. Jeff Kimble
1995 F. Tito Arecchi
1994 Valerian I. Tatarskii
1992 Rodney Loudon
1991 James P. Gordon
1990 Samuel L. McCall
1989 Dietrich Marcuse
1988 Girish S Agarwal
1987 Emil Wolf
1986 Herch Moysés Nussenzveig
1985 Roy J. Glauber
1984 Adolf W. Lohmann
1983 Joseph W. Goodman
1982 Leonard Mandel