SPIE Professional Magazine

The July 2018 issue of SPIE Professional features profiles of SPIE's new CEO and the 2018 SPIE Gold Medal recipient; a report on the first annual International Day of Light; advances in space telescopes and exploration; highlights from the SPIE Gender Equity Report; and an update on SPIE's GDPR compliance. Also read about scholarship recipients, SPIE conferences, and resources for the optics and photonics industry.

All the articles in the print version of this issue are published online as one PDF. See a selection of these articles below.

Our next issue will be published in October 2018.

Featured Articles

Sara Seager on exoplanets, exploration, and elusive Earth twins.

John Mather on the key to discoveries in space.

Adaptive optics at Paranal Observatory give satellite-quality images.

A new generation of light sources for cinema comes of age.

Paul Corkum's work helped create the field of attoscience.

July 2018 | ISSN 1994-4403

The PDF of the July 2018 issue has been optimized for downloading but is still 14 MB.

SPIE News and Events

Kent Rochford, formerly of NIST, stepped into his new role 1 June.

Legacy activity focuses on the achievement of light science and its applications.

Findings of the SPIE Gender Equity Task Force.

To be 100% GDPR compliant, SPIE updated its Privacy Policy.

The 2018 SPIE election will open 9 July and close on 8 August.

See all upcoming SPIE conferences and exhibitions.

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