Although I don’t consider applied optics an
alternate career path, Photonics Spectra
August 2012 issue offers a broad range of
career and job hunting strategies.
It covers where the jobs are and how to
position yourself for careers in this field.
We all know that lasers, invented in the 1950s,
came into their own as an emerging technology
generating field in the 1970s. It is now part
of everyday life in many commercial and