Tero Setälä was elected as a Fellow Member of Optica by the Society’s Board of Directors.
Optica (formerly OSA) is dedicated to promoting the generation, application, archiving, and dissemination of knowledge in optics and photonics worldwide. Founded in 1916, it is the leading organization for scientists, engineers, business professionals, students, and others interested in the science of light. Optica’s renowned publications, meetings, online resources, and in-person activities fuel discoveries, shape real-life applications, and accelerate scientific, technical and educational achievement.
Fellow membership in Optica is limited to no more than ten percent of the membership and is reserved for members who have served with distinction in the advancement of optics and photonics.
Tero is being honored specifically “For outstanding contributions to the foundations of electromagnetic coherence and random polarization.”
For more information, please contact:
Professor Tero Setälä, tero.setala (a) uef.fi, tel. +358 50 367 9350
The press release announcing Optica’s 2024 Fellows is available on Optica’s website.