Radiometry Rides to the Rescue in Optical System Characterization and Evaluation
(Free Webinar Event) Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Three Winter On-Line Courses open for enrollment
Courses begin January 13, 2014
Joshua Jo, Ph.D.
Keith J. Kasunic, Ph.D.
Barbara G. Grant, M.S.
OSSC Members receive a 15% discount for these courses.
The OSSC newsletter, Images, is published monthly from October through June. Read about our next meeting and other events; discover more about our individual and corporate members; and learn about the history of the OSSC!
The OSSC has formed a Speakers Bureau, to create a roster of individuals interested in giving talks for student chapters, OSSC meetings, and similar events. If you have something interesting to share with our local optics community, especially career-related topics of interest to students, please fill out the volunteer form (link below).
For more information, contact:
2013-2014 Programs Chair Lisa Belodoff
Download Volunteer Form
Several more jobs have been posted recently to the OSSC jobs board. Some posts contain multiple positions.
Contact Joanna Laznicka, OSSC's Communications Chair
to submit employment opportunities.
Members may post after logging in.
See the latest Salary Survey for Jobs in the
Optics & Photonics Industries
SPIE Salary Survey
New OSSC Members
New Individual Members
Ana Ansari Ashlaghi
Ahmet Burak Cunbul
New Corporate Members
Lisa Belodoff, Rochester Precision Optics
Donald Miller, Magnus Precision Manufacturing
Mike Zecchino, 4D Technology
Jeff Zifcak, Cambridge Technology
OSSC Members can learn more about these folks by visiting the on-line OSSC Membership Directory
We value your membership and
appreciate your support!
Optics and Photonics Study
Mount Wilson Wait List
THIS EVENT IS CURRENTLY FULL
There is a waitlist for a future trip or in case we receive cancellations for this event.
Mount Wilson Waitlist
Mount Wilson Observatory Night Trip
This trip took place on December 21, 2012.
You may put your name on a waitlist for the next night trip.
Date to be determined.
** space is limited to 25 **
Persons must be 12 years or older
Upcoming OSSC Meeting: December 11, 2013
Corporate Member Appreciation Event
Featuring Exhibits by OSSC Corporate Members
and a special presentation on the state of the optics industry:
"Photonics: An Industry Moving at the Speed of Light"
6pm: Exhibits, social hour
7pm: Dinner - buffet style, $30
(free for OSSC Student Members)
Parking: Anteater Structure, $10
Free Exhibitor Registration for OSSC Corporate Members
Please register for the meeting and dinner by Dec. 9
Download the flyer to share with friends and colleagues!
Upcoming Industry Workshop:
December 5, 2013
Precision Optical Alignment with
Bonding & Cementing
December 5, 11 am to 4 pm
Optical Performance Center
2223 W. San Bernardino Rd.
West Covina, CA 91790
Recent OSSC Meeting:
November 13, 2013
Innovation and Disruption in Digital Imaging
Greg Downing and Eric Hanson,
Principals, xRez Studio
Reception and Dinner were held at
USC’s Davidson Conference Center (second floor lobby)
3415 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0871
At 7:45 we all walked together to the School of Cinematic Arts Interactive Media Building (SCI) for the presentation.
Recent Optics Outreach Events
The OISC & OSSC joined together again and exhibited
Fun with Fresnel and OptoBoticssm at this event.
Saturday, November 2, 2013, 11am to 4pm
Special Thanks to Bo Wang, Brian Monacelli, Julia Majors and Alba Alfonso Garcia for volunteering.
Children and families of all ages are invited to enjoy free, hands-on art and science activities at UC Irvine’s Family Day at the Beall. The event offers a “kid-friendly” introduction to new media art relating to the Beall Center’s current exhibit, as well as presentations, hands-on activities, and more! Admission is free and open to the public.
The OISC, OSSC and UCI OSA/SPIE Students will join together again with hands-on Optricks and OptoBoticssm demonstrations and presentations.
The Beall Center for Art + Technology is located at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UCI campus, Building 712 Arts Plaza. Admission is free and open to the public. http://beallcenter.uci.edu/