Video Library

Video Library

Experience OSA conferences, lectures, technical sessions, symposia, interviews and other events of interest to our community. Find videos of interest using the left navigation by category or the keyword search below.

Jean-Phillipe MacLean enjoys the community aspect of being an OSA member--OSA Stories

Jean-Phillipe MacLean, University of Waterloo, Canada, finds the connections you make from being an OSA member invaluable--OSA Stories

Eyal Feigenbaum talks about the rewarding work he is doing at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory--OSA Stories

Eyal Feigenbaum, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA, enjoys working on real-life problems with experts in different disciplines--OSA Stories

Arnab Hazani's parents were his first inspiration for studying optics--OSA Stories

Arnab Hazani, University of Michigan, USA, shares some of the reasons why he decided on a career in optics--OSA Stories

Luc Thévenaz talks about being an OSA member--OSA Stories

OSA Fellow Luc Thévenaz, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland, shares his thoughts on what OSA means to him--OSA Stories

Ingo Rimke talks about the work his company is doing--OSA Stories

Ingo Rimke, APE GmbH, Germany, enjoys collaborating with universities and research institutes--OSA Stories

Alphan Sennaroglu gets excited about generating new knowledge pertaining to optics--OSA Stories

OSA Fellow Alphan Sennaroglu, Koç University, Turkey, finds being able to educate the next generation of researchers extremely satisfying--OSA Stories

Shekhar Guha reflects on his work in nonlinear optics--OSA Stories

OSA Senior Member Shekhar Guha, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, USA, is excited about all of the ways in which the field of optics continue to grow--OSA Stories

Carlos Hernandez-Garcia shares his experiences as president of an OSA Student Chapter--OSA Stories

Carlos Hernandez-Garcia, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain, talks about how being an OSA member has impacted him--OSA Stories

George Keiser talks about working in at a small liberal arts college--OSA Stories

George Keiser, Brown University, USA, is excited to use his research to work with undergraduate students--OSA Stories

Gaurav Bahl is shares some of the things he values as an OSA member--OSA Stories

Gaurav Bahl, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, talks about why he values OPN, OSA's monthly magazine for members--OSA Stories

Ruxin Li talks collaborating with his colleagues--OSA Stories

OSA Fellow Ruxin Li, Shanghai Institute of Optics & Fine Mechanics, China, shares what he enjoys about his work--OSA Stories

Andrejus Michailovas discusses how he first became interested in lasers--OSA Stories

Andrejus Michailovas, EKSPLA, Lithuania, credits one of his professors with getting him thinking about optics as a career--OSA Stories

Hiromasa Ito talks about his work in nonlinear optics--OSA Stories

OSA Fellow Hiromasa Ito, RIKEN, Japan, shares a bit about the work he is doing in nonlinear optics--OSA Stories

Sarah Lau shares why she is excited for the future of optics--OSA Stories

Sarah Lau, University of Queensland, Australia, talks about optics as a linchpin--OSA Stories

Jay Dawson talks about laser source development--OSA Stories

Jay Dawson, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA, shares the current work he is doing in laser source development--OSA Stories

Min Gu talks about what currently interest him--OSA Stories

OSA Fellow Min GU, Swinburne Univ. of Technology, Australia, shares his excitement for nanophotonics--OSA Stories

Jean-Michel Raimond shares how he became interested in photonics--OSA Stories

Jean-Michel Raimond, LKB, ENS, France, had an early interest in quantum physics--OSA Stories

Tom Metzger shares what excites him about the work he is doing--OSA Stories

Tom Metzger, TRUMPF Scientific Lasers, Germany talks about how he enjoys doing laser development while working at a big company--OSA Stories

Xin Jiang's father gave him an experiment to do as a young child that made him interested in light--OSA Stories

Xin Jiang, Max Planck Institute for Science of Light, Germany, shares the story of how his father showed him how to set a piece of paper on fire--OSA Stories