Optical Engineering & Optical Instrument Design: Education Planning Session
Free On-Line WebEx Event: Tuesday, September 16, 2014
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Watch recorded Webinar
Three On-Line courses are now Open for Enrollment.
Courses begin Sept. 29, 2014
New OSSC Fellows
Inducted on June 18, 2014 for outstanding contributions to the Optics Industry and the Southern California Optics Community.
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 the 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 Brenna Norris, OSSC Communications Chair 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).
Optics and Photonics Study
Next OSSC Meeting:
October 8 at Precision Optical
featuring leaders in industry, academia, and government.
Dr. Thomas Baer, Stanford Photonics Research Center
and OSA Past President, NPI Steering Committee Chair
Dr. Robert Lieberman, President of Lumoptix and
Vice President of SPIE
Mr. Gary Spiegel, SPIE Secretary/Treasurer and
retired Senior EVP of Newport Corp.
Prof. Bruce Tromberg, UC Irvine Beckman Laser Institute
Please submit your questions for our panelists to our
Moderator by email to: Donn Silberman
Special Guests: Congressman Dana Rohrabacher
and other elected officials
Parking is free but limited, so please consider carpooling
5pm-7pm: Music, Reception, and Tours
6pm-7:30pm: Dinner (buffet style)
7:30pm: Panel discussion
$35 for dinner if registered by Oct. 1, $45 after
OSSC student members free if registered by Oct. 1, $20 after
This event is FULL.
We cannot accept additional registrations at this time.
You may use the link below to add
yourself and a guest to the waitlist.
We will contact you if space becomes available.
Recent OSSC Meeting:
May 14, 2014 Joint meeting with the Conejo-Ventura OSA Chapter
Adventures in Optics
Stephen Fantone, Optikos, and former Treasurer, OSA
Recent Outreach Events
Mount Wilson Observatory
OSSC members and guests had an amazing night
of viewing on the 60" telescope and a tour of
the 100" telescope at Mt. Wilson
Friday, May 30, 2014
New OSSC Members
New Individual Members
New Corporate Members
OSSC Members can learn more about these folks by visiting the on-line OSSC Membership Directory
We value your membership and appreciate your support!