Hiring - Research and Outreach Coordinator

The OMQ and the SPICE program are accepting applications for a Research and Outreach Coordinator. The person in this position will support the operations of the OMQ and the SPICE science outreach program. The ideal candidate will be highly self-motivated, able to problem solve and prioritize, and comfortable with a variable workload.

OMQ Fall Syposium 2017

OMQ Fall Symposium

September 11 & 12, 2017


The OMQ Fall retreat 2017 will take place at the Downtown Athletic Club in Eugene, Oregon, September 11 & 12, 2017.

Tragic loss of two UO Physics PhDs

Former UO Physics graduate students Shannon O’Leary (2008 PhD, Hailin Wang advisor) and Adam Clausen (2007 PhD, Jim Isenberg advisor) were killed in an automobile accident on Dec 26. Their 4 year old son Felix survived the crash.

Click here for the report from the Oregonian.

Día Festivo de Ópticos

El grupo estudiantil de la Asociación de Óptica presenta:
Día Festivo de Ópticos

Están invitados a celebrar el centenario de la Asociación de Óptica (OSA).

  • Fecha: sábado, diciembre 3, 2016 1:00-4:00pm
  • Lugar: Willamette Hall en la Universidad de Oregon

¡Todos están invitados a este evento y es gratis!

Optics Holiday Bash

The UO Student Chapter of the OSA presents:
Optics Holiday Bash

You’re invited to celebrate The Optical Society’s 100th Anniversary at the Optics Holiday Bash!

OMQ Fall Syposium 2016

September 12 & 13, 2016

At the Downtown Athletic Club, Eugene, OR

Registration for the OMQ Fall Symposium is open to all UO students, OMQ members, OMQ associate members, and OMQ collaborators.

Registration is Closed

The OMQ Fall Symposium will feature presentations from OMQ students, faculty, and associates.  The draft event schedule can be found below.

Workshop On Quantum Simulators of Complex Molecular Networks

The Center for Applied Quantum Science, a unit with in the Oregon Center for Optical, Molecular, and Quantum Science at the University of Oregon will be hosting the first Annual Workshop on Quantum Simulators of Complex Molecular Networks at the University of Ulm in Ulm, Germany June 12-14th

The workshop will feature talks, tutorials, tours and and discussions among the consortium of researchers from the Universities of Oregon, Oxford, and Ulm, and Harvard University supported by funds from the John Templeton Foundation.

Raymer and Marcus Groups Awarded $3.5 Million Dollars to Study Quanutm Simulators

OMQ Faculty Members Michael Raymer and Andrew Marcus have recived an award from the John Templeton Foundation to support research for the new Center for Applied Quanutm Science, an entity within the Oregon Center for Optical, Molecular, and Quantum Science.

More in information can be found at the UO news site Around the O.

Name Change and Broadened Focus for Optics at Oregon

The Oregen Center for Optical, Molecular and Quantum Science (formerly Oregon Center for Optics) has broadened it's focus and membership. The center seeks to expand beyond optical science into spectroscopy, quantum science and more interdisciplinary optics related research and teaching. The center has added new members in chemistry and physics.