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The Name Change Controversy

John N. Howard

Optics and Photonics News, Vol. 17, Issue 10, pp. 22-23 (2006)

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Last month's history column described how OSA's Committee on Society Objectives and Policy (SOAP) convinced the Board to recommend a name change for the Society. This month, we describe how the membership learned of the board's action-and how they reacted to it.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

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(000.0000) General : General
(000.4895) General : OSA history

John N. Howard, "The Name Change Controversy," Optics & Photonics News 17(10), 22-23 (2006)

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