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30 August 2010 Informal optics education and outreach programs in Southern California
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Over the past decade, Southern California has seen informal optics education and outreach programs grow substantially, mainly due to efforts from members of the Optical Society of Southern California (OSSC) and more recently the Optical Society of America, UC Irvine, Student Chapter. Also, the Optics Institute of Southern California (OISC) has served as a focal point for many of these programs, as an independent organization working closely with society members and other partners. This paper provides an update of these programs, including a new OSSC website that provides a new platform for significantly expanding the member participation efforts.
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Donn M. Silberman, Robert Cartland, Brian Monacelli, and Desire Whitmore "Informal optics education and outreach programs in Southern California", Proc. SPIE 7783, Optics Education and Outreach, 77830J (30 August 2010); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.860062
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