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OSA Rochester Section Optics Suitcase: a forty-minute middle school outreach program for the cost of a postage stamp
Author(s): Stephen D. Jacobs; Leslie L. Gregg

Paper Abstract

The Rochester Section of the Optical Society of America offers a middle school outreach program called the Optics Suitcase. Contents include re-usable demos and give-away experiments that illustrate color in white light. Over 40 suitcases have been shipped, free of charge, to groups in the USA, Canada, Ireland, Germany, Australia and South Africa.

Paper Details

Date Published: 6 October 2003
PDF: 1 pages
Proc. SPIE 9663, Eighth International Topical Meeting on Education and Training in Optics and Photonics, 96632B (6 October 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.2208523
Show Author Affiliations
Stephen D. Jacobs, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
Leslie L. Gregg, Univ. of Rochester (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9663:
Eighth International Topical Meeting on Education and Training in Optics and Photonics
Barry L. Shoop; Grover Swartzlander, Editor(s)

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