POW team is currently preparing three days long POW workshop series for the students attending the summer REU program at the College of Optical Sciences, University of Arizona.
8:00-10:00 3D printing and scanning workshop at R821 & R603 (by Heejoo Choi & Dae Wook Kim)
10:00-12:00 Best practices for scientific software workshop at R821 (by Greg Smith)
9:00 – 17:00 Handling and cleaning of optics at R821 (by Christopher Horne)
8:00 – 10:00 Optical design using Zemax at R821 (by Jennifer Lumbres & Tasha Adams)
10:00 – 12:00 Telescope optics lab at R436 (by Tasha Adams & Jennifer Lumbres)
We believe this workshop series will provide good educational values to the undergraduate students.
Also, we thank TRIF for supporting these workshop series developments.
POW is now offering a free “online” POW/Best Practices for scientific software thanks to Dr. Greg Smith (workshop instructor). You can quickly register and begin to watch the online video sessions here. POW also wants to thank TRIF for the generous support enabling this free course.
POW team is happy to announce that another POW/Optical Alignment Workshop is offered from April – May, 2016 for 9 College of Optical Sciences students. We wish this delivers a good learning opportunity and academic values to the students. Thank you POW team!
The POW 2016 Spring workshop series (1/11-1/12) has been successfully presented with more than 30+ participants from academia and industry. Four modular workshops have been offered including various hands-on lab sessions.
The Spring/2016 POW series is going to be offered for two full days (Jan. 11-12, 2016) with 4 available workshops (Information/Registration).
Two full day POW series workshops (Optical Alignment and Interferometric Surface Measurement) with attendees from MIT-Lincoln Lab and University of Arizona including students and Post-docs have been successfully offered during 9/16-17. Thank you for attending the workshops.
We are happy to announce that 4 POW workshop series will be offered for the NSF REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) program students in Jun 2015.
1. June 16th and 17th (1:00-5:00 pm): HANDLING AND CLEANING OF OPTICS by Todd
2. June 18th (8:00 am-noon): BEST PRACTICES FOR SCIENTIFIC SOFTWARE by Greg
3. June 23rd (1:00-5:00 pm): OPTICAL SYSTEM DESIGN by Dawson
4. June 25th (1:00-5:00 pm): INTERFEROMETRIC SURFACE MEASUREMENT by Emily and Eddie
BEST PRACTICES FOR SCIENTIFIC SOFTWARE workshop is going to be offered on March 16 and 18, 2015.
General planning meeting for the overall POW activities during 2015