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5 reasons to come to LIGHT NIGHT 2017

Published on 25 April 2017

5 reasons to come to LIGHT NIGHT 2017

Everyone is so busy, has so little time and there is LIGHT NIGHT crossing your path. SPIE Student Chapter went out of their way to give this edition a special touch celebrating their 10th anniversary. A few months before LIGHT NIGHT, SPIE Student Chapter Brussels and B-PHOT gathered to answer questions on what inspires students and professionals in high-tech and engineering nowadays. What is happening in photonics land, a specific topic involved future challenges, and how to tackle them through the right education? A good start, but let’s share 5 reasons to join us on Thursday 27 April at Vrije Universiteit Brussel!

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Lien Smeesters receives European Student Innovation Award 2017 from Photonics21

Published on 29 March 2017

Lien Smeesters receives European Student Innovation Award 2017 from Photonics21

Photonics21, the European Technology Platform representing industry and research in photonics, distinguishes students for their important contributions in Photonics Research & Innovation with industrial impact. This year, Dr. Ir. Lien Smeesters, alumni from the European Master of Science in Photonics and now post-doc researcher at VUB B-PHOT, is honoured with the European Innovation Award 2017 during the annual meeting of Photonics21.

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B-PHOT researcher Fabian Duerr will co-chair the Freeform Optics Conference 2017 in Denver (US)

Published on 27 March 2017

B-PHOT researcher Fabian Duerr will co-chair the Freeform Optics Conference 2017 in Denver (US)

The 2017 OSA Optical Design and Fabrication Congress will address recent advances in three sub-conferences on Optical Design, Optical Fabrication and Testing, and Freeform Optics.

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VUB SPIE Student Chapter visits ETAP and Philips Museum during photonics industry day

Published on 08 March 2017

VUB SPIE Student Chapter visits ETAP and Philips Museum during photonics industry day

To get a closer look at what industrial photonics looks like, the SPIE Student Chapter at VUB took its members for a company visit to ETAP Lighting in Antwerp (BE) and a tour in the Philips Museum in Eindhoven (NL).

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