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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.


OSA Executive Speaker Series 2014 - Dayong Min

OSA Corporate Associates Present: Executive Speaker Series: Mr. Dayong Min, Chairman and President, Huagong Laser Engineering Co., Ltd., China. Interviewed by Bo Gu, President, BOS Photonics

Rising Stars 2014 - Questions and Answers

Susan Houde-Walter, PhD, moderates a panel discussion with Meredith M. Lee, PhD, Nozomi Nishimura, PhD, and Jessie Rosenberg, PhD, as they discuss their experiences as women working in their respective fields in the science of light.


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CLEO: 2015 Who Should Attend CLEO Short Courses?

Robert Fisher, short course instructor and past CLEO Chair and Craig Arnold, past CLEO Chair provide an overview of the benefits of taking a CLEO Short Course. Insight is also given on what professions might benefit from taking a course.


CLEO: 2015 Short Courses

INC6-1.01 - The Opto-Electronic Physics Which Broke the Efficiency Record in Solar Cells

Presented By: E. Yablanovitch, University of California at Berkeley, USA; Presented: OSA Incubator on the Fundamental Limits of Optical Energy Conversion, November 2014, Washington, DC, USA


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Silicon Photonics for Optical Interconnects - Rising Stars 2014

Jessie Rosenberg addresses improving CMOS-compatible silicon electro-optic modulation technology for use in inter- and intra-chip low power and high bandwidth optical interconnects.


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First 3-D Movies of Living Sperm - Biomedical Optics Express BOEx

The track of a single sperm cell with a bent tail, in two dimensions (left) and three dimensions (right). Credit: Biomedical Optics Express.

JDSU - The World Depends on Optics

JDSU, the 2014 OSA Enabled by Optics winner, has developed an innovative light source used in 3D sensing technology, which enables interactions with devices naturally using bodies, gestures, eyes or voice.

INC6-1.08 - Spectrum Splitting Metasurfaces and Narrow-band Plasmonic Absorbers

Presented By: K. Aydin, Northwestern University, USA; Presented: OSA Incubator on the Fundamental Limits of Optical Energy Conversion, November 2014, Washington, DC, USA

Introducing Optica: OSA’s New Open-Access Journal (Extended Interview)

Alex Gaeta, editor-in-chief of The Optical Society’s (OSA) new open-access journal Optica, discusses the publication’s focus on the rapid dissemination of high-impact results in all areas of optics and photonics.

OCT Cross Sectional Images

Flythrough of 3D OCT volumetric data showing sequential cross sections of the normal retina. 3D OCT provides comprehensive information about retinal structure, enabling early detection of disease. Video courtesy James Fujimoto, MIT.