We are very pleased to to announce that the best student poster award went to Denise Valente dos Santos for the work “The role of defocus analysed with a waveguide-based retinal simulator”. Benjamin Lochocki who won the best oral student presentation with the work “The 1st Stiles-Crawford effect: a single beam flickering system”.
The two winners were selected after a rating of all student presentations who were each graded on four items: novelty, quality of contents, structure of presentation, and the student presentation/discussion quality. The awards were kindly sponsored by the OSA – Optical Association of America.
The award committee consisted of the four following judges:
- Prof. Larry Thibos, Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
- Prof. David Atchison, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
- Prof. Barbara Pierscionek, Kingston University, London, UK
- Dr. Norberto Lopez Gil, Universidad de Murcia, Spain