Fiber Optics Technology and Applications (PF)

Fiber Optics Technology and Applications

The Fiber Optics Technology and Applications Technical Group focuses on developments relating to new fiber types and their applications. Of interest are fibers fabricated in a variety of materials and structures, designed to benefit a range of application fields, including but not limited to sensing, lasers, supercontinuum generation and quantum computing. 


Upcoming Event

OSA Fiber Optics Technology & Applications Technical Group Career Round Table

Monday, 14 September, 12:30 - 13:30

Join the OSA Fiber Optics Technology and Applications Technical Groups for this special event featuring entrepreneurs sharing their insights and experiences in a diverse pool of markets in optics and photonics, ranging from bio-oriented applications and fiber lasers to optical communications and photonic component markets. Our panelists, Michelle Stock, Iñigo Artundo and Barbara Buades, will discuss how they conceived of an initial idea and curated it into a feasible business case, secured investments, and de-risked the business. We’ll have an exchange of ideas on day-to-day running of a start-up, navigating customer demands, generating value, and final exit strategy. We will learn their point of view on the current trends and challenges in their respective markets and advice for young entrepreneurs on how to kick-off a business.

On-Demand Fiber Optics Technology & Applications Webinars

You can watch any of the following webinar presentations, which were hosted by the OSA Fiber Optics Technology & Applications Technical Group, on-demand.

Faezeh Gholami IBMChair
Pouya Dianat Nanograss PhotonicsVice Chair
Periklis Petropoulos University of SouthamptonEvents Officer
Olesya Bondarenko Pacific Integrated EnergyWebinar Officer

19 - 23 July 2021

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

If you are a member of the Fiber Optics Technology and Applications Technical Group and have ideas for activities and initiatives to help engage this community, you can use this online form to share your ideas with the executive committee.

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View OSA Technical Group webinars on-demand at any time or register for any of our upcoming webinars online. Each webinar is an hour long and features a technical presentation on a topic selected by your OSA Technical Groups.

Senior Applications Engineer | Thorlabs Inc
Tue, 18 Aug 2020 14:28:40 -0400

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