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Stephen D. Jacobs 2023 Memorial Lecture

March 13, 2023
A group photo from the 2023 Stephen D. Jacobs Memorial talk

Shown here left to right are Kenneth L. Marshall, Senior Research Engineer, Organic Optical Materials and Liquid Crystals; Leslie H. Jacobs, wife of the late Steve Jacobs; and featured speaker, Dr. Svetlana G. Lukishova, The Institute of Optics, University of Rochester.

LLE hosted the 2023 Stephen D. Jacobs Memorial talk, featuring Svetlana Lukishova speaking on Liquid Crystals in Nonlinear and Quantum Optics. Lukishova’s talk highlighted the main effects of using liquid crystals in nonlinear optics, quantum optics, and nanophotonics. The Stephen D. Jacobs Memorial talk honors Jacobs’ long and distinguished career of contributions to the field of optics. He worked at LLE for the entirety of his esteemed career.