• Contribute
    We encourage individuals and organizations to contribute news, ideas, events, photos and information to this site. Please review our submission guidelines in the "About" section or contact us at opticslatinamerica@osa.org.
  • Enter Today!
    Enter Today!
    Optics is Transforming Our Lives – Share Your Story, Inform the World and Win the Contest! Categories for students and companies.
  • Welcome
    Welcome to “Optics & Photonics Latin America” your online resource for technical and business news happening throughout Latin America.
  • Submit to LAOP 2014!
    Submit to LAOP 2014!
    Submissions for the Latin America Optics & Photonics Conference (LAOP) are due 16 July 2014 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)
  • International Year of Light 2015
    International Year of Light 2015
    The United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution declaring 2015 the International Year of Light and Light-Based Technologies (IYL 2015). Learn more about how the Optical Society is supporting this initiative.
  • Congratulations
    Mario Garavaglia, Center for Optical Research in La Plata, Argentina, named inaugural Sang Soo Lee Award for his key role in the development of optics and photonics research and education in Argentina.
Choose Country
  • OSA Student Chapter - Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (INAOE)
  • Our student chapter was created almost ten years ago. The main motivations that led to the creation of the chapter were the improvement of the academic quality of the optics student community in INAOE and the contribution to the dissemination of science in our country.
  • The OSA UNAM Student Chapter
  • The OSA-UNAM Student Chapter is composed of graduate students of physical sciences and engineering, as well as physics undergraduate students from UNAM that are interested in optics, photonics and related topics.

Learn more about Student Activities