As part of the 50 year celebration of Applied Optics, the Optical Society has recognized the 50 most prolific authors for that journal during this period and asked them for reflections and comments on their careers and the field of optics. This is my contribution.
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Original Manuscript: August 28, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 27, 2012
Published: December 21, 2012
(2013) Advances in Optics and Photonics
Jeffrey A. Davis, "Reflections on a career in Optics at San Diego State University [Invited]," Appl. Opt. 52, 57-60 (2013)