Category Archive: Seminars

Jun 15

Seminar: Career Opportunities for Physicists: Patent Law – Tuesday, June 30

It is my pleasure to invite you to a seminar on “Career Opportunities for Physicists: Patent Law” organized by the hbar omega OSA student chapter and the patent law firms Prinz & Partner and Meissner Bolte. Markus Schlögl, patent attorney and partner at Meissner Bolte, and Thomas Kitzhofer, patent attorney and partner at Prinz & …

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Nov 19

Invited Lecture by Niek van Hulst

Over the last years, the OSA student chapter in Erlangen arranged several invited lecturer events. Among the distinguished speaker that we hosted were, for example, Prof. Jonathan P. Dowling from the Louisiana State University, who was talking about novel quantum technologies and quantum,interference effects, as well as Prof. Bahram Javidi from the University of Connecticut, …

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Jun 07

MPL Autumn Academy 2014

Also this fall, the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light will host the MPL Autumn Academy, which is intended to introduce BSc and MSc students to the fast moving field of optical science including topics such as quantum information processing, metamaterials, nano-optics, photonic crystal fibres, nonlinear optics, imaging and sensing. Tutorials will be …

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Oct 20

Traveling Lecturer 2013

After the great success of last years traveling lecturer event with Prof. Dr. Jonathan P. Dowling, our chapter organized another traveling lecturer event. This year we had the pleasure to have Prof. Dr. Bahram Javidi speak about  3-dimensional imaging, visualization, and display. The lecture was held on September 26th. After the presentation, all attendees where …

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Nov 21

Traveling Lecturer event with Prof. Dr. Jonathan Dowling

In the end of November 2012, we had the pleasure to have Prof. Dr. Jonathan Dowling visiting our chapter for a full week. His visit was financed via the traveling lecturer program of the OSA. The highlight of his stay was his presentation “Schrödinger’s Rainbow” in which he gave an excellent overview over different quantum …

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Jun 21

Physics and beyond – working as a physicist in consulting

  After graduation, not all physicists follow the path of research. Talking about alternatives to a career at universities, two physicists share their insights about the work of a consultant.  

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Mar 18

IONS Germany 2012 in Karlsruhe

After the national meeting of OSA Student Chapters in Germany was organized by our chapter in 2011, the IONS Germany 2012 was organized by the Karlsruhe Chapter OSKar (Optics Students Karlsruhe). We really enjoyed the well organized meeting and the interesting programm. Thanks again to the Karlsruhe chapter for their efforts!

Nov 30

Pizza Seminar 2010

In this year’s Pizza Seminar we were happy to have Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmauss as guest lecturer. He gave a presentation about the physics of optical high frequency photonics. After the presentation the audience was invited for discussions with a variety of cold drinks and pizzas.  

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