Vision and Color


The range of interest of this group includes optics of the eye and of ophthalmic lenses and devices, physiological optics, mechanisms of transduction, transmission, coding, detection, and analysis of visual information.


Vision (VV)

The range of interests of this group includes optics of the eye and of ophthalmic lenses and devices; physiological optics; and mechanisms of transduction, transmission, coding, detection and analysis of visual information.



If you are a member of the Vision Technical Group and have ideas for activities and initiatives to help engage this community, please share them with the chair, Vyas Akondi.

In January 2021, the Vision Technical Group hosted a virtual seminar featuring presentations from Larry Thibos, Indiana University, and Michael Bach, University Medical Center Freiburg.

Watch the Virtual Vision Science Seminar On Demand >>

Vyas Akondi Stanford UniversityChair
Christina Schwarz University of TübingenChair-Elect
Alberto de Castro Instituto de Óptica, CSICExecutive Committee Member
Len Zheleznyak Clerio Vision, Inc.Executive Committee Member

Each summer, the technical groups of the Vision and Color Technical Division host a data blast series. Each session features a series of short talks around a central theme followed by an open discussion.You can watch the following sessions from the 2021 Data Blast Series on-demand:

You can also watch the following sessions from 2020's Data Blast Series on-demand:

The Vision Technical Group hosted a three part workshop in 2020 exploring chromatic aberrations in vision. The series focused recent advances in the measurement and correction of chromatic aberrations in the eye for vision and imaging applications. Each of the three sessions from the workshop are now available to watch on demand:

Workshop Part I
Featured speaker: Melanie C. W. Campbell, University of Waterloo

Workshop Part II
Featured speakers: Susana Marcos, Instituto de Optica; Maria Viñas Peña, IO-CSIC;  Linda Lundström, KTH Stockholm

Workshop Part III
Featured speakers: Ramkumar Sabesan, University of Washington; Enrique Josua Fernandez, Universidad de Murcia

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