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February 2015

Artist's interpretation of an augmented-reality view. Phil Saunders

Augmented Reality: Easy on the Eyes

Hong Hua and Bahram Javidi

One stumbling block for the promise of 3-D AR displays is visual fatigue. New approaches combining integral imaging and freeform optics could help overcome that challenge.

Harnessing On-Chip SBS

Stimulated Brillouin scattering—a familiar nonlinear effect in macroscopic systems such as fiber optics—is finding new applications in communication, quantum manipulation and microwave filtering in an era of integrated photonics.

Meet OSA’s 2015 Fellows

OSA is pleased to announce the new Fellow Members for 2015. From among 151 candidates, 76 OSA members were elected for their significant contributions to the advancement of optics and photonics, as confirmed by the Board of Directors at its meeting in October 2014.

The Healing Side of Light

OLED Versus LCD: Who Wins?


Science and Activism

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