Emil Wolf

Emil Wolf 2012 marked Emil Wolf's 90th birthday. In his long and impressive career, Dr. Wolf has had tremendous impact across all of optics.  His service to the field, OSA and the University of Rochester has left strengthened institutions and vibrant intellectual communities.

Frontiers in Optics Special Symposium served as a tribute to Dr. Wolf and included distinguished speakers on the future of four technical areas where he has made special impact. The co-authors of Dr. Wolf’s most highly cited papers contributed memoirs for a commemorative booklet to mark the occassion.

OSAHistory.org features the following Emil Wolf highlights:
Symposium video: The Future of Optics: A Perspective at Emil Wolf's 90th Birthday
Commemorative booklet (PDF): Emil Wolf’s 90th Birthday Celebration, contributed by authors, colleagues and students
Biography: Emil Wolf
Video: An Interview with Emil Wolf