Resources & Partners

Resources & Partners

OSA is committed to supporting the global optics and photonics community through a variety of programs, benefits, resources and events. 

OSA Publishing China - 美国光学学会出版物 是世界上最大的光学和光子学信息同行评审集合。

Partner Journals:
Chinese Optics Letters
Current Optics and Photonics (formerly the Journal of the Optical Society of Korea)
Journal of Optical Technology (translation of Opticheskii Zhurnal)
Photonics Research

Regional News, provided by Laser Focus World

Meetings & Conferences:

OSA Meetings - Advance your scientific ambitions, expand your professional network and influence the future of optics and photonics worldwide at an OSA meeting. View the meetings calendar.

Joint Symposia - OSA is proud to partner on the following annual symposia:

  • OSA-JSAP Joint English-Language Symposium, co-located with the Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP) Autumn Meeting. OSA members are invited to submit papers and register for the conferences at low JSAP member rates. Travel support for students outside of Japan is also available.

  • Joint Symposium on Optics, hosted by OSA, the Optical Society of Japan (OSJ) and the Optical Society of Korea (OSK). The annual symposia will rotate between OSJ and OSK meetings.

Peer Society Meetings - OSA members are eligible to attend peer society meetings at member rates. Please contact each society directly to take advantage of this benefit.

The Australian Optical Society (AOS)
Academia Mexicana de Óptica (AMO)
Chinese Optical Society (COS)
Chinese Society for Optical Engineering (CSOE)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für angewandte Optik (DGaO)
Indian Laser Association (ILA)
Indonesian Optical Society (InOS)
Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP)
Optical Society of India (OSI)
Optical Society of Japan (OSJ)
Optical Society of Korea (OSK)
Photonics Society of Poland (PSP)
Physical Society of Taiwan (TPS)
Rozhdestvensky Optical Society (ROS)
Sociedad Española de Óptica (SEDOPTICA)
Sociedade Brasileira de Física (SBF)
Società Italiana di Ottica e Fotonica (SIOF)
SBFoton - Optics and Photonics Brazilian Society
Taiwan Photonics Society (TPS)

Peer Society Membership Collaborations:

OSA partners with societies around the world to provide our community of members with valuable benefits and services. Expand your network and save time by joining/renewing several societies in one transaction! Learn more.

The Australian Optical Society (AOS)

Optical Society of India (OSI)

Optical Society of Korea (OSK)

Brazilian Physics Society (SBF)

The Italian Society of Optics and Photonics (SIOF)

Society for Applied Spectroscopy (SAS)

SEDOPTICA (The Spanish Optical Society)

Discounted & Waived Dues:

Members residing in economically developing nations receive dues discounts. Those who are transitioning between jobs may request a one-year dues waiver.