About UsIOSA is the OSA-EPS student chapter at the Institute of Optics, CSIC composed of young researchers working on different fields related to optics and physics. Here at IOSA, we are actively involved in broadening our knowledge of optics, as well as spreading Optics Science among the general population.
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Last month we went to Medina del Campo as a Ciudad Ciencia activity. It was the patron saint festivities, San Antolín, and our workshop Discovering Light was part of the celebration schedule. We carried out the workshops Human vision, Ray tracing, Fluorescence … Sigue leyendo
We carried out our Dispersion and Animal Vision workshops at Madrid Montessori school for students aged from 8 to 12 years old. They were very interested and enthusiastic about them! We also enjoyed performing the workshops and answering their questions.
IOSA travels with Ciudad Ciencia program again! This time, we brought our Discovering Light workshop to Ubrique (Cádiz). We set it up at CEIP Ramón Crossa, and students from other schools came there. We carried out our workshop to 4th … Sigue leyendo
IOSA has travelled to Gáldar (Gran Canaria) to carry out our ‘Discovering Light’ workshop. We performed this activity as part of the Ciudad Ciencia program, which is organized by our institution, the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and funded by … Sigue leyendo
IOSA performed the ‘Discovering Light’ workshop for students of 1st and 2nd year of Bachillerato, in the High School of Excellence Alkal’a Nahar. The specific workshops that were carried out were: Fluorescence, Ray Tracing, Vision and Fiber Optics. Students were very … Sigue leyendo
IOSA participated in the Gran Yincana Cientifica, an event conceived for the European Researchers’ Night 2016. The event was organized by the National Museum of Natural Sciences. We presented brand-new workshops on the interface between optics, physics, and the natural … Sigue leyendo
2015 was a very busy year for IOSA. Between IYL activities and our regular work, our workshops reached more people than usual. On October 31st, IOSA brought its “Discovering Light” workshops to La Casa Encendida, a cultural center in central … Sigue leyendo
IOSA members taught a workshop with the title “Discovering Light” to students of the Hospital Niño Jesús school in Madrid. The activities were carried out with the collaboration of Paloma Fernández member of the Permanent Commission of the Program ENCIENDE (ENSEÑANZA … Sigue leyendo
Four members of IOSA spent time teaching Optics to the young students of school Montessori in Madrid. 36 kids between 6 and 11 years old attended the workshop. Activities included: color and vision, ray tracing, optical communications, laser puzzle and magic with light. Photos by … Sigue leyendo
Two IOSA members visited the Aula Hospitalaria of the Hospital Universitario Fundacion de Alcorcon. This time our special and unique audience included 10 lovely, brilliant, hospitalised children. The workshop named Playing with light was taught on March 23, 2015 from 10:00 to 12:30, in … Sigue leyendo