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Macleod Student Prizes

Honoring the legacy of Angus Macleod by supporting the next generation of optics and photonics.

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To honor the legacy of H. Angus Macleod and amplify his passion for supporting and mentoring students, The Optica Foundation is partnering with the optical coatings community to launch a memorial fund to endow student prizes awarded at the Optical Interference Conference (OIC).

Application Information

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Important Dates

Opens 01 January 0001
Closes 01 January 0001

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About the Endowment

H. Angus Macleod was a dedicated contributor to Optical Interface Coatings (OIC), having served in many roles since 1991, including member and chair of the Program Committee and as a member of the OIC Advisory Committee.

Macleod, was a renowned researcher, having made significant contributions in the area of thin film optical filters and optical coatings. He was best known for Thin-Film Optical Filters, an introduction to thin-film optical filters for both manufacturers and users, now in its fifth edition. However, Macleod was a prolific author and published over 200 papers in the area of optical coatings, all the while becoming a beloved mentor, collaborator, and colleague to his many students and members within the scientific community.



Selection Committee

The Optical Interface Coatings committee chairs select the winner.

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