The Optics Circle
Members of the Optics Circle provide the financial resources necessary for the OSA Foundation to fund and grow important programs. Donors who contribute $1,000 or more annually are recognized as an Optics Circle Member.
View the distinguished list of current Optics Circle Members.
Optics Circle Membership Levels
Leadership: US$100,000 and above over the past 10 years
Diamond: US$15,000 or more
Ruby: US$5,000 or more
Sapphire: US$2,500 - $4,999
Quartz: US $1,000 - $2,499
Joseph W. Goodman
"I have supported the OSA Foundation as a means to give back to the OSA for the many professional opportunities it gave me, the up-to-date knowledge I gained from its meetings and publications, and the wide range of optical contacts it helped me to make."
1992 OSA President
OSA Foundation Founding Donor
OSA Foundation Optics Trust Member
OSA Foundation Optics Circle Donor
Former OSA Foundation Board of Director
Awards and Discinctions
OSA Fellow 1965
Emmett N. Leith Medal Recipient
Esther Hoffman Beller Medal Recipient
Frederic Ives Medal/Jarus Q. Quinn Endowment Recipient
Max Born Award Recipient