Four On-Line Courses Open for Enrollment
Courses Begin January 12, 2015
OSSC Members receive a 15% discount for these courses.
SCOPE Founders Meeting
Friday December 19th
OSSC Member News
Saddleback College student Dror Sapir shares his internship experience in an article he wrote for Network Kinection, an organization dedicated to fostering internship opportunities for college and university students.
Sapir's internship is with OSSC Corporate Member Precision Optical through the Orange County
Bridge  Engineering Program.
Welcome New OSSC Members
We value your membership and appreciate your support!
A digital copy of OSSC's 2013-2014 Membership Directory
(including a listing of Corporate Members)
is available for download to all current OSSC Members.
The Directory is in the Member's Only Folder:
Members must log-in to view and download this file.
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!
Click on the Focal Point logo below to visit the OSA's News from Local Sections and Student Chapters.
Several more jobs have been posted recently to the OSSC jobs board. Some posts contain multiple positions.
Contact Denise Ullery, OSSC Jobs Board Coordinator
to submit Employment Opportunities.
Members may post after logging in.
See the latest Salary Survey for Jobs in the
Optics & Photonics Industries
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).
Upcoming OSSC Meeting:
January 14, 2015
computational sensors and imagers:
Using computing to do the work of optics
6pm: Reception, Networking
Dinner: $35 ($40 after Jan. 7)
Student Members: FREE ($10 after Jan. 7)
Presentation without dinner is FREE
Share with Colleagues & Friends
Recent OSSC Meeting:
December 10, 2014
Growing the Optics Community in
Pathways from education to Corporate Success
OSSC Panel Discussion
Brian Monacelli Nick Lambert Arnie Bazensky
Irvine Valley College Precision Optical Schott Glass
Vital Link OC Irvine Valley College
Irvine Valley College
Advanced Technology & Education Park
Presentations are available for members to download
Download Meeting Announcement
Recent Outreach Events
An annual event to increase public awareness of photonics.
Photonics for a Better world
Give a presentation to a service group, classroom, youth group, or peer group, using a ready-built slides.
Fundamentals and recent advances in micro and nanopositioning for
fast photonic process automation
Sr. Applications Engineer
Automated Photonics Packaging video clip/div>
October 18, 2014
The OISC, OSSC and UCI OSA / SPIEStudent Chapter volunteered.
Children and families of all ages enjoyed free, hands-on art and science activities at UC Irvine’s Family Day at the Beall.