Paul Corkum, Joint Laboratory for Attosecond Science, University of Ottawa and National Research Council of Canada, is the 2018 recipient of the Gold Medal Award in recognition of in recognition of his conceptual contributions and the development of new laser methods that have led to the creation of the field of attoscience. The Gold Medal of the Society is the highest honor the Society bestows. Beginning in 1977, it has been awarded annually in recognition of outstanding engineering or scientific accomplishments in optics, electro-optics, or photographic technologies or applications.
Paul Corkum is the 2018 SPIE Gold Medal Award recipient
Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 2018