Wineland wins Micius Foundation Quantum Science Award

OMQs own David Wineland has been awarded a prize in the area of quantum science. The prize recognizes his career long accomplishments and groundbreaking experiments that have impacted quantum computing and quantum metrology.

More info here.

UO Physics and Chemistry Faculty Help Pave the way in Quantum Science Efforts

UO Physics faculty aim to help the United States take a leading role in the fast-evolving quantum technology revolution.

OMQ Fall Symposium 2018

OMQ Fall Symposium 2018

September 10th & 11th, 2018


The OMQ Fall retreat 2018 will take place at the Downtown Athletic Club in Eugene, Oregon, September 10th &11th, 2018.  All OMQ faculty, students, associates and other interested researchers are welcome.

2018 Workshop On Quantum Simulators of Complex Molecular Networks

The Center for Applied Quantum Science, a unit within the Oregon Center for Optical, Molecular, and Quantum Sciences at the University of Oregon will be hosting the 3rd Annual Workshop on Quantum Simulators of Complex Molecular Networks at the

University of Oregon, July 1-3, 2018.

Optical Engineer

UNC Chapel Hill has posted an opening for an Optical Engineer in the laboratory of Spencer Smith. Dr.


OMQ Fall Symposium 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.