Physics societies unite in support of open access

Today, LIA has joined forces with other major physics societies, which support physical science researchers with the publication of more than 75,000 peer-reviewed journal articles each year, to show our commitment to open access (OA) for physics research.  This group comprises 16 societies: the Acoustical Society of America, the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, […]

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LIA will be rolling out a significant restructuring of its individual and corporate memberships in 2019

Laser Institute of America Announces Plans for Increasing Membership Benefits ORLANDO, Fla. (PRWEB) December 30, 2018 The Laser Institute of America (LIA) is dedicated to bringing added benefits to their membership offerings. Among a myriad of other improvements to conferences, educational services and publications, LIA will be rolling out a significant restructuring of its individual and corporate […]

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LIA Marketing Director Jim Naugle Tours New TRUMPF Factory – Commentary

Leading up to the Laser Institute of America’s 50th Anniversary in 2018, I decided to visit longtime industry partners around the country to get a firsthand look at innovations within the laser industry. I was impressed with many of our allies; advancements in the additive manufacturing industry, significant leadership shifts and refreshing concepts seemed to […]

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LIA Presents Professor Reinhart Poprawe with Peter M. Baker Leadership Award

Laser Institute of America presented Professor Reinhart Poprawe, managing director of Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT), the Peter M. Baker Leadership Award during this year’s International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics (ICALEO®) in Atlanta, Georgia, Oct. 22-26. The award acknowledges individuals who demonstrate outstanding leadership in an organization while significantly benefiting the […]

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LIA Announces New Executive Director

Orlando, FL (October 23, 2017) – After almost three decades, the Laser Institute of America is making an enormous change by appointing Dr. Nathaniel Quick, founder of AppliCote Associates, LLC and former LIA President, as its new executive director. Quick will succeed Peter Baker, who retired in May of this year. “We are grateful for […]

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