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Optical scientists, engineers, and technicians help to improve our world every day. They work in labs conducting experiments with high powered lasers, discover new and exciting ways to improve existing products, and use infrared sensors to better the environment. In the world of optics, you can do this and much more!
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People in Optics

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Nobel Laureates

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