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The Optical Science & Engineering (OSE) Program at the University of New Mexico (UNM) is jointly administered by the optics faculty of the Departments of Physics & Astronomy and Electrical & Computer Engineering. M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Optical Science & Engineering are offered.

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Dr. Francesca Cavallo

OSE Seminar by Dr. Francesca Cavallo on Bent into Shapes: Self-assembly of Inorganic Sheets

November 8, 2019

Date: Thursday, November 14, 2019  Time:  12:15 PM to 1:15 PM Location:  CHTM, Room 101 Map to CHTM: http://www.chtm.unm.edu/about ... [Read More]

Dr. Ganesh Subramania

OSE Seminar by Dr. Ganesh Subramania on Nanophotonics for Manipulating Nanoscale Behavior of Light

November 5, 2019

Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019  Time:  12:15 PM to 1:15 PM Location:  CHTM, Room 101 Map to CHTM: http://www.chtm.unm.edu/about/ ... [Read More]

2019 Shared Knowledge Conference

2019 Shared Knowledge Conference - Nov. 7, 2019 at Hodgin Hall

November 5, 2019

The OSE program will be represented by Ph.D. Candidate, Mr. Amir Khabbazi Oskouei for the Fall 2019 Poster Competition. What is the Shared Knowledge C ... [Read More]

Dr. Adam Schwartzberg

OSE Seminar by Dr. Adam Schwartzberg on Finding and surpassing coherence limitations in superconducting qubits

October 29, 2019

Date: Thursday, October 31, 2019  Time:  12:15 PM to 1:15 PM Location:  CHTM, Room 101 Map to CHTM: http://www.chtm.unm.edu/about/ ... [Read More]

Shima Nezhadbadeh

PhD Dissertation Defense by Shima Nezhadbadeh on Integrated Chirped-Grating Spectrometer on-a-Chip

October 28, 2019

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019  Time:  10:00 AM Location:  CHTM, Room 101 Map to CHTM: http://www.chtm.unm.edu/about/map-d ... [Read More]

Dr. Jens Biegert

OSE Seminar by Dr. Jens Biegert on Intense light in the mid-IR

October 14, 2019

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019  Time:  12:15 PM to 1:15 PM Location:  CHTM, Room 101 Map to CHTM: http://www.chtm.unm.edu/a ... [Read More]

OSE Ph.D. & M.S. Defenses

November 11, 2019

Program News

Arman Rashidi

OSE Dissertation Defense by Arman Rashidi on Carrier Dynamics in High-Speed III-nitride Light-Emitting Diodes for Visible-Light Communication

October 27, 2018

Date: Friday, November 02, 2018  Time:  2:00 PM Location:  CHTM, Room 103  Map to CHTM: http://chtm.unm.edu/about/map-di ... [Read More]

Dr. Zheshen Zhang seminar

OSE Seminar Joint with CQuiC with Dr. Zheshen Zhang on Quantum information science

October 22, 2018

Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018  Time:  3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Location:  Physics, Room 190 Map to Physics: http://physics.unm.ed ... [Read More]

Dr. TJ Xia seminar

OSE Seminar with Dr. TJ Xia on High Speed and High Capacity Optical Transport Network

October 16, 2018

Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018  Time:  11:00 AM to Noon  Location:  CHTM, Room 101  Map to CHTM: http://chtm.unm ... [Read More]

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OSE Seminar with Dr. Avadh Saxena of LANL on Non-reciprocity and Broken Symmetry: From Photonics to Materials

September 21, 2018

Dr. Avadh Saxena of Los Alamos National Lab TItle: Non-reciprocity and Broken Symmetry: From Photonics to Materials Date: Wednesda ... [Read More]

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OSE Seminar with Dr. Diego Dalvit on Tailoring the Quantum Vacuum

September 14, 2018

OSE Seminar Series Dr. Diego Dalvit of the Theoretical Division of Los Alamos National Laboratory Title: Tailoring the Quantum Vacuum Date:  We ... [Read More]

OSE Seminar with Alumni, Dr. Scott Diddams of N.I.S.T. on Synthesizing Light

September 6, 2018

Synthesizing Light   Dr. Scott A. Diddams National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, CO USA scott.diddams@nist.gov Joint OSE Semi ... [Read More]

New Quantum Optics track

September 15, 2015

Thursday, November 14, 2019
at CHTM, Room 101
Dr. Francesca Cavallo
UNM Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

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Optical Science & Engineering presents a series of talks focused on the latest research in the field of optics. Speakers include worldwide experts from academia, industry and national laboratories as well as UNM faculty. The entire series is available as a course for UNM credit.

The Optical Science and Engineering Program at the University of New Mexico is seeking Corporate Partners to launch new initiatives. We have an exciting opportunity for our industry partners to directly contribute to our success through donations. These financial contributions will ensure the success of the OSE program and its graduates for years to come.

Graduate Scholarship in Optical Science and Engineering Fund
Funds will be used to support a Graduate Student in the Optical Science and Engineering Program.
Arthur Guenther Scholarship in Optical Science and Engineering Fund
Funds will be used to support a Graduate Student in the Optical Science and Engineering Programs.
Distinguished Lectureship in Optical Science and Engineering Fund
The intent of the fund is to conduct an annual lectureship in Optical Sciences.