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Announcement of Graduate scholarship from Sasha Pearlman Memorial Fund

   April 25, 2017

We are pleased to announce the launch of Sasha Pearlman Memorial graduate scholarship starting this year. This has been possible because of a generous donation by Guy Pearlman, President, Opto Alignment Inc, Indian Trail NC.

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Congratulations Graduates!

Congratulations Graduates!
   December 19, 2016

The Department of Physics & Optical Sciences would like to congratulate our graduates! We wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors.

To see photos of our graduates, click here.

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HONET-ICT Symposium to be held in Cyprus from Oct 13-14, 2016

   August 25, 2016

HONET-ICT Int'l Symposium '16 is going to be held in Haspolat, NIcosia, Northern Cyprus from October 13-14, 2016.

HONET's vision is to bring together professionals and practitioners from the academia, industry and government functionaries from around the world, with the objective to share knowledge and experience in the field of ICT, Photonics and Energy for global partnerships and...

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Young awarded SPIE Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship

   July 8, 2016

Madison Young has been awarded a 2016 Optics and Photonics Education Scholarship by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics for her contributions to the field of optics and photonics.

Madison  is a PhD candidate advised by Dr. Susan trammel. Her research focuses on the use of near-infrared light in forming amorphous solids for the stabilization of Proteins....

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Hendricks accepted to Siegman School

   May 13, 2016

Catherine Hendricks has been accepted to Siegman International School on Lasers, co-founded by the OSA Foundation and IPG Photonics. She will be travelling to Barcelona, Spain from July 24 – July 29, 2016. She has also been awarded tuition grant and travel grant by Siegman School for this trip.

We would like to congratulate Catherine for this acceptance. Have a nice trip.

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Award and Induction Ceremony Concludes

   May 4, 2016

Physics Awards and Sigma Pi Sigma Induction ceremony concluded on May 2nd, 2016.

  • Outstanding Graduate Research Award was awarded to Christopher Wilson.
  • Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award went to to Jinghua Ge.
  • Outstanding Undergraduate Research Awards were awarded to three students:
    • Patrick Reinbold: 1st Place
    • Gage Leighton: 2nd...

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Villarraga-Gómez wins 3rd place in After Image Photo Contest

   December 2, 2015

On behalf of the Department of Physics & Optical Sciences, we would like to congratulate Herminso Villarraga-Gómez on winning 3rd place at the Optics & Photonics News 10th annual After Image photo contest 2015!

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Furukawa receives Canon Fellowship to Study Abroad

   November 13, 2015

On behalf of the Department of Physics & Optical Sciences, we would like to congratulate Yasunori Furukawa on receiving the Canon Fellowship to study abroad. Welcome to UNC Charlotte!

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Wilson awarded Lucille P. and Edward C. Giles Graduate School Dissertation - Year Fellowship for 2015 – 2016

   November 4, 2015

On behalf of the Department of Physics & Optical Sciences, we would like to congratulate Chris Wilson on being awarded the Lucille P. and Edward C. Giles Graduate School Dissertation-Year Fellowship for 2015 – 2016!

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Congratulations Graduates!

   May 11, 2015

The Department of Physics & Optical Sciences would like to congratulate our graduates! We wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors.

To see photos of our graduates, click here.

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