Congratulations to Elina Vitol, the new chair of the Applied Spectroscopy Technical Group! If you are a member of this group and have ideas for activities and initiatives to help engage this community, please share them with Elina
as she begins her term as chair.
Participate in Frontiers in Optics in San Jose, California, this October! The advanced registration deadline for this year's meeting is 21 September 2015.