Elections for SPIE officers and directors began 2 July and continues through 10 August. Members should expect to receive an e-mail message detailing how to vote electronically. All SPIE members are strongly encouraged to vote.
The following are candidates for SPIE officers for the 2008 term, and for directors of the Society whose three-year term begins in 2008. President Elect
María J. Yzuel, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain Vice President
William H. Arnold, ASML, USA Vice President
Ralph B. James, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA Secretary/Treasurer
Brian A. Lula, Physik Instrumente LP, USA
Marta de la Fuente Puente, Indra Sistemas SA, Spain
G. Groot Gregory, Optical Research Associates, USA
Leo Irakliotis, University of Chicago, USA
Ravindra B. Lal, Alabama A&M University, USA
Fernando Mendoza Santoyo, Centro de Investigaciones en Óptica, A.C., Mexico
Kathleen Perkins, Breault Research Organization, USA
Waclaw Urbanczyk, Politechnika Wroclawska, Poland
David Wick, Sandia National Laboratories, USA
Notice of the Annual General Meeting
SPIE, the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers
All SPIE members are encouraged to attend the Society’s general business meeting, which will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, 28 August, at the San Diego Marriott Hotel & Marina, San Diego, CA, USA.
The business of the meeting will include: 2007 election results and a report on the state of the Society.
The meeting will also allow for a question-and-answer session with SPIE President Brian Culshaw and other officers in attendance.
Members are invited to submit agenda items for the meeting. You may send such items to SPIE, Attention: Bobbie Lively, P.O. Box 10, Bellingham, WA 98227. Fax: 360-647-1445; e-mail: Bobbie@SPIE.org.