Optica in the News 2021-2022

Welcome to the Optica in the News page. This page features select media coverage of Optica, the Optica Foundation, Optica members and research published in Optica journals.

October 2022

Morelle Wows at Optica Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science
New York Photonics - 19 October 2022

September 2022

Institute of Optics at Rochester to use US$800K  gift from Optica to increase faculty 
University of Rochester - 18 September 2022

August 2022 

Optica Corporate member acquires quantum startup Super.tech in merger 
Photonics Media - 25 August 2022

July 2022 

Majority of early career researchers in physical science want to publish open access, but face financial barriers
Juliet Hannay, Institute of Physics 
Phys.org - July 2022

May 2022 

Optica Adds Former EPIC CTO Pozo to Executive Team
Photonics Spectra - May 2022

American Physical Society, Optica Release Joint Report on Methane Emissions
American Physical Society - May 2022

Societies showcase career opportunities in optics and photonics
Photonics World - May 2022

March 2022 

Deploy a National Network of Air-Pollution and CO2 Sensors in 300 American Cities by 2030
David Lang, Ronald C. Cohen, Thomas Baer and Raj Pandya 
Federation of American Scientists - March 2022

February 2022 

Global Collaboration on a UV-C Cabinet to Decontaminate and Reuse N95 Respirators in Low- and Middle-Income Environments
NEJM Catalyst
The New England Journal of Medicine - 16 February 2022

UENR, IIPGH celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science in Sunyani
Modern Ghana -  February 2022

January 2022 

Measuring Up: Light reflection and transmission
National Institute of Standards and Technology
US Department of Commerce - 04 January 2022

August 2021 

Optical Society to sponsor Luminate NY Finals 2021 Competition  
Photonics Media - 26 August 2021

July 2021 

Here's how research to help insomniacs could end up improving your vacation photos
ABC News - 11 July 2021

June 2021 

Scientists worldwide pledge their trust in science in celebration of the International Day of Light 
News Direct, Media OutReach 
Taiwan News - 08 June 2021

May 2021

Trust in Science Shines on International Day of Light 2021
Photonics Media
Photonics Media - 10 May 2021

OSA Fellow Claudio Mazzali  on the role optical technologies had during the pandemic and how OSA pivoted during these unprecedented times 
Claudio Mazzali, OSA Fellow
All Things Photonics podcast - 11 May 2021

OSA names recipients of its 2021 awards
Photonics Media
Photonics Media - May/June 2021

Lighting Up Heart Cells with Tiny Laser presented at the 2021 OSA Biophotonics Congress 
Katherine Wright 
Physics -11 May 2021