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SPIE Professional Magazine

The January 2018 issue of SPIE Professional features images from the SPIE International Day of Light Photo Contest as well as articles about many SPIE conferences and resources for the optics and photonics industry; SPIE annual awards for 2018; and the SPIE support for the International Commission for Optics.

All the articles in the print version of this issue are published online as one PDF, below. Links to selected articles published online elsewhere are also below.

Thank you to our contributing writers and our advertisers!

Our next issue will be published in April 2018.

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Featured Articles

Optics has a dominant role in the medical imaging market.

Researchers at ICFO have, for the first time, integrated graphene with silicon-integrated circuits in order to build an imaging array that simultaneously senses visible and IR light.

Fiber optics infrastructure monitoring is changing with the evolution of distributed fiber optic sensor.

January 2018 | ISSN 1994-4403

The PDF of the January 2018 issue has been optimized for downloading (9.6 MB).

SPIE News and Events

2018 SPIE President Maryellen Giger discusses her career path, education, and other interests.

The optics and photonics professionals featured in the SPIE Women in Optics 2018 planner talk about job responsibilities and what advice they have for women considering a career in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

SPIE has supported the International Commission for Optics for many years.

SPIE hosts grand challenges to advance CAD in medical imaging.

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