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An OSA Membership connects you with a global network of over 18,500 members from the optics and photonics community, keeps you informed of developments in your field and provides a wide range of benefits and discounts.
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An OSA Membership means exclusive access to cutting-edge information, an unparalleled professional network and valuable resources to amplify your career.
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OSA Members are the world's leading professionals, educators, students and corporations with an interest in optics and photonics.

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OSA is the leading professional association in optics and photonics, home to accomplished science, engineering and business leaders from all over the world. Join or renew your membership today using our easy online form!


Student Services
OSA Student Member benefits and Student Chapters support your academic studies, power your research and create opportunities that amplify your future.


Youth Education
OSA offers a variety of educational resources to support your work in the classroom and to help you inspire tomorrow’s young scientists. Many are available free of charge!


Senior Membership
OSA Senior Members are well-established individuals with significant experience and professional accomplishments or service within their field. Request the designation today!


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MyAccount allows you to upload a photo, update your contact information and interest areas and manage your profile.


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200+ member companies use special industry benefits to see results in their corporate outreach and advancement.  Join Now!