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The Optical Society (OSA) announced today the launch and publication of the first issue of its newest monthly journal, Biomedical Optics Express. With a focus on biomedical optics and photonics, Biomedical Optics Express joins OSA’s diverse portfolio of 14 peer-reviewed optics journals.

The Optical Society (OSA) is pleased to recognize the groundbreaking research presented yesterday at its topical meeting, Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nano Photonics (IPR), by Intel Corporation.

The Optical Society (OSA) today announced the launch and redesign of—the society’s home Web resource for those in the optics and photonics community. The new includes expanded content and enhancements designed to make the site more user-friendly and informative for OSA members and others wishing to learn about OSA, OSA’s products and services, or optics and photonics.

Advanced imaging technologies that promise to improve the development of effective drugs to treat lung cancer are the focus of the current special issue of Optics Express, an open-access journal published by the Optical Society (OSA). Research featured in the special focus issue on Imaging in Diagnosis and Treatment of Lung Cancer outlines standardized approaches to measure and compare tumor size, as well as to validate the accuracy of such measurements under defined settings.

The Optical Society today announced that Elizabeth Nolan has been promoted to chief publishing officer. In this new role, Nolan will oversee the society’s publishing program, including leading the development of comprehensive strategies for OSA's publishing activities and directing the marketing, sales, and operations of OSA's entire portfolio of peer-reviewed journals, electronic products, and special programs.


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