Division Awards & Honors
Edgar D. Tillyer Award
Recognizing the importance of this award to OSA and the vision community, the Tillyer Award will be presented annually beginning in 2016. This provides a wonderful opportunity to showcase the valuable contributions made by our community.
It is awarded to a person who has performed distinguished work in the field of vision, including the optics, physiology, anatomy or psychology of the visual system. View past recipients of the Edgar D. Tillyer Award.
OSA Young Investigator Award
The OSA Young Investigator Award is presented each year at the OSA Vision Meeting to the student(s) with the best poster or platform presentation. At the 2019 OSA Vision Meeting, the following student was recognized:
Tyler Godat, University of Rochester
Robert M. Boynton Lecture
The Robert M. Boynton Lecture is awarded in recognition of leaders in the color vision community who embody the scientific rigor and collegiality that Robert Boynton brought to the field. Past recipients of this award include:
2019 - Christine Curcio, University of Alabama, Birmingham
2017 - David H. Brainard, University of Pennsylvania
2015 - Donald MacLeod, University of California, San Diego
2013 - John S. Werner, University of California, Davis
2011 - Dennis M. Dacey, University of Washington
2009 - David R. Williams, University of Rochester