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Wavefront SPIE Student Member Newsletter

Vol. 6 Issue 3 September 2008

Leadership Workshop Begins SPIE Optics + Photonics
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Benjamyn Lockwood


Newport and Spectra-Physics Award Research Excellence Travel Grants [Click to continue]

Panel Discussions Offer Valuable Advice[Click to continue]

Women in Optics Speaker Urges New Strategies for Communicating Science [Click to continue]

Singapore Student Chapter Hosts SPIE Asia [Click to continue]

Staffing Changes at SPIE Student Services
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Presentations from the Leadership Workshop

  • "Motivation"[pdf][pps]
    Dirk Fabian, SPIE

  • "The Ideal Chapter"[pdf] [pps]
    Jason Hamman, SPIE

  • "Publishing a Journal Article" [Click to continue]
    Dr. Akhlesh Lakhtakia, The Pennsylvania State University

  • "Getting Better Results from Your Proposal Writing" [Click to continue]
    Dr. Andrew Brown, SPIE

  • "Engaging Students/Teachers in Science Education" [Click to continue]
    Celeste Baine, Engineering Education Service Center

SPIE Announces 2008 Scholarship and Grant Winners [Click to continue]

Funding Opportunities

2009 SPIE Scholarship Applications Due 15 January [Click to continue]

Collaborative Conference Grant Applications Due 1 October [Click to continue

Welcome New Student Chapters! [more]

• 3 new Chapters; 129 total

• Deadline for new Chapter Applications: 10 October 2008

Congratulations Chapter Website Competition Winners!

1st Place ($500)
Stanford University (USA)

2nd Place ($250)
International School of Photonics (India)

Honorable Mentions
Wroclaw University of Technology (Poland)

University of Texas at Austin (USA)

Singapore Chapter

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SPIE Photonics West
Registration to be announced in October 2008

Register for the ICTP Winter College [more]

Due Date: 15 October
Topic: Optics in Environmental

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