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Recent activities in the Adaptive Optics Group

2019

February

Workshop on Non-Kolmogorov Turbulence and Associated Phenomena, 1-3 July 2019, Ettlingen, Germany

January

The AO Group welcomes two guest scientists: Professor Andrew Lambert (on sabbatical from the University of New South Wales, Canberra, Australia) and Dr. Melissa Beason (University of Central Florida)

2018

December

First experiments in the underwater turbulence laboratory

June

Article/interview about adaptive optics in Photonics Spectra

Dr. Italo Toselli will be invited speaker at the “Environmental Effects on Light Propagation and Adaptive Systems” conference, part of SPIE Remote Sensing symposium, 10-13 September 2018, Berlin, Germany

May

Opening ceremony of the new laser communications laboratory

January

Dr. Italo Toselli will be invited speaker at the "Propagation through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena" conference, part of OSA Imaging and Applied Optics Congress, 25-28 June 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA

Dr. Szymon Gladysz will be invited speaker at the 18th International Conference on Laser Optics (ICLO 2018), 4-8 June 2018, St. Petersburg, Russia

 


2017

September

Dr. Szymon Gladysz is guest editor for the Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, Special Section on Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems

July

Dr. Szymon Gladysz receives Fraunhofer IOSB publication prize

Dr. Szymon Gladysz will serve as Program Chair at the "Propagation Through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena" conference, part of OSA Imaging and Applied Optics Congress in June 2018

January

Dr. Szymon Gladysz will be invited speaker at the "Propagation through and Characterization of Atmospheric and Oceanic Phenomena" conference, part of OSA Imaging and Applied Optics Congress in June 2017

 


2016

December

Dr. Szymon Gladysz will be co-chairing the 2017 SPIE conference "Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems"

September

Andreas Zepp wins the 1st Prize in the "Are You the Photonic Brain?" competition from Qioptiq

March

Dr. Szymon Gladysz is named guest editor for Optical Engineering’s Special Section on Long-Range Imaging

February

Dr. Szymon Gladysz receives a visiting scientist grant from the US Air Force 


2015

September

Lydia Yatcheva, M.Sc. student in the group, received the Best Student Paper Award at SPIE Remote Sensing 2015 for her paper "Ultimate turbulence experiment: simultaneous measurements of Cn2 near the ground using six devices and eight methods" (9641-4)

August

Dr. Szymon Gladysz is invited speaker at the "Laser Communication and Propagation through the Atmosphere and Oceans" conference, part of SPIE Optics + Photonics 2015

July

The AO group wins funding (275,000 €) for the construction of a laser communications laboratory from Fraunhofer central funds

June

Dr. Szymon Gladysz receives a visiting scientist grant from US Navy

Dr. Esdras Anzuola (Polytechnic University of Catalonia) wins the ERCIM Scholarship to carry out independent research in the AO group at Fraunhofer IOSB


2014

July

Dr. Szymon Gladysz receives Fraunhofer IOSB publication prize (2nd place)

June

The AO group organizes the "Advanced Threat Warning, Tracking and Laser Countermeasures in Atmospheric Turbulence" workshop in Ettlingen


2013

September

Dr. Italo Toselli (currently at the University of Miami) wins the ERCIM Scholarship to carry out independent research in the AO group at Fraunhofer IOSB