Bioinspired Camera Could Help Self-Driving Cars See Better
Inspired by the visual system of the mantis shrimp—among the most complex found in nature--researchers have created a new type of camera that could greatly improve the ability of cars to spot hazards in challenging imaging conditions.
Added: 11 Oct 2018
Optics & Photonics Science and Applications Intersect at 2018 FIO + LS
The 2018 Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science (FIO + LS) conference and exhibition concluded 20 September and featured the latest in optics and photonics research and technology. The FiO meeting was held in conjunction with Laser Science, a meeting sponsored by the American Physical Society’s Division of Laser Science (DLS).
Added: 21 Sep 2018
The Optical Society Elects Constance J. Chang-Hasnain as 2019 Vice President
The Optical Society (OSA) is pleased to announce that its members have elected Constance J. Chang-Hasnain, Associate Dean for Strategic Alliances, College of Engineering, and John R. Whinnery Distinguished Chair Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at University of California, Berkeley.
Two directors-at-large were also chosen during this year's election: Sophie LaRochelle, Université Laval, Canada, and Svetlana Boriskina, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.
Added: 18 Sep 2018