We Are OSA is a new series of inspirational stories and timely perspectives from scientists and engineers improving our world. This curated collection of podcasts and blog posts highlights the innovation, integrity, inclusivity and impact of our community worldwide.
9 February 2021
7 May 2020
22 October 2020
Appl. Opt. 59, 7585-7595 (2020)
We present evidence-based design principles for three different UV-C based decontamination systems for N95 filtering facepiece respirators (FFRs) within the context of the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak of 2019–2020.
16 April 2020
Appl. Opt. 59, 7596-7605 (2020)
Ultraviolet decontamination of personal protective equipment, particularly masks, is important in situations where mask reuse is practiced.
21 January 2021
23 July 2020
12 July 2020
19 January 2021
As academics, we are very passionate about our work. Our research becomes our lifestyle...
25 January 2021
Mentoring is evolving beyond the usual mentor-mentee dialogue. To fully benefit from this powerful practice, it is key to go back to mentoring fundamentals and then update strategically the practice for 21st century needs.
1 February 2021
Drawing wisdom from a mentor’s experience....
27 March 2020