Congratulations to our
New 2015-2016 Elected Officers!
Runner-up Councilors Sean Wilson and Guillermoe Olarte
will be offered appointed positions.
UC Irvine Optical Engineering
On-Line Courses for this fall
Courses began 28 Sept. 2015
OSSC Members receive a 15% discount on courses Required for a Certificate.
(Discount does NOT apply to Electives and Prerequisite Courses.)
Lasers & Photonics Open house occurred
For more information contact:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 949-282-2706
Help Sparky meet lots of kids
At our May OSSC Meeting it was announced that we are raising funds to help secure the donation of "Sparky" the robot to our outreach partners at Vital Link of Orange County. They provide Career Exploration programs to local schools. For the last year they have included our "What is Light?" hands-on exhibit.
17 June 2015
Annual Business Meeting
& Election Results
followed by a presentation on
An Evolvable Space Telescope For Future Astronomical Missions
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems
June 2015 OSSC Meeting Announcement
New York Consortium Selected As Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation
July 30, 2015: The OSSC and the National Photonics Initiative (NPI) congratulates SUNY Polytechnic Institute and other members of the New York consortium on their selection as the country’s first Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation (IP-IMI). Proposed as part of President Obama’s National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI), the IP-IMI was established to bring government, industry and academia together to advance state-of-the-art photonics technology and better position the United States relative to global competition in this critical field.
SUNY Polytechnic Institute was joined by University of Rochester, Rochester Institute of Technology and a regional cluster of photonics businesses to submit the proposal that was selected from among three finalists. The Department of Defense (DOD) has committed to investing $110 million in the IP-IMI. The other two finalists were University of Central Florida and University of Southern California... READ MORE.
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