Photonics 2018 at IIT Delhi

An International conference on fiber optics and photonics- ‘Photonics’ was held at IIT Delhi, from 12th Decemeber’18 to 15th December’18. It was a premier conference in the emerging areas of Photonics, Science and Technology. This conference was 14th in the series of biennial international conferences and presently acknowledged as one of the most important conferences Continue Reading

“Teach to each” with the Volunteer Service Organization (VSO-MAHE)

As the Daan Utsav (the festival of ‘Joy of Giving’) took off this year from 2 -8 October, 2018, on the second last day, October 7, 2018, the Volunteer Service Organization (VSO) team at School of Life Sciences collaborated with our Manipal OSA Student Chapter to make “Teach to Each”  success. Around 10 volunteers from Continue Reading

Our Treasurer wins the Best Poster Award at FiO 2018!

The OSA Student Leadership Conference (SLC) was held on 14th to 16th September 2018 at National 4-H Conference Centre, Bethesda, Maryland followed by Frontier in Optics/Laser Science conference (FiO/LS) from 17th to 20th September 2018 at Washington Hilton, Washington, District of Columbia, USA. The OSA Student Leadership Conference was an immersive experience for 200 student chapter members around Continue Reading

OSA Ambassador, Dr. Antigone Marino visits our chapter

    Dr Antigone Marino, a researcher at the Institute of Applied Sciences and Intelligent Systems (ISASI) of the Italian National Research Council working on “Liquid crystals and Laser Light”. Dr. Marino is also an OSA Ambassador. Dr Antigone Marino, accompanied by Michela Picardi (A PhD student at King’s College London) arrived in Manipal on Continue Reading

A visit by Dr. Rajesh Kumar, NTNU, Norway

Dr. Rajesh Kumar is a reputed Project Leader and Research Scientist (forsker) in the area of Biophysics and Medical Imaging Technology. He leads cross-disciplinary R&D projects (sponsored) that range from healthcare to food-control to cosmetics. His expertise lies in the field of Spectroscopy & Imaging for biomedical, analytical and bio-analytical applications. He currently works in Continue Reading

We received a FOLDSCOPE!!

The Manipal Optical Society of America (OSA) Student Chapter as a part of social outreach programme aims to spread knowledge on optics, optical instruments and optical phenomenon to the students of various underprivileged schools who are not fortunate enough to know all of them. Students are fascinated to see micro-organisms using microscopes and hence, curious Continue Reading