+ARIA welcomes new principal investigator Jesse Schallek. Dr. Schallek is Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, and the Center for Visual Science.

+ A richly-deserved honor was bestowed on David R. Williams, Allyn Professor of Medical Optics and Director of the Center for Visual Science, who was elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

+ Robin Sharma's paper has been selected for Spotlight on Optics!

+ Congratulations to Jesse Schallek for being selected as a Edmund Optics Grant Finalist!


+ Kotterman, M.A., Yin, L., Strazzeri, J.M., Flannery, J.G., Merigan, W.H., & Schaffer, D.V. (2015). Antibody neutralization poses a barrier to intravitreal adeno-associated viral vector gene delivery to non-human primates. Gene Therapy 22, 116–126. DOI:10.1038/gt.2014.115.

+ Yang, Q., Yin, L., Nozato, K., Saito, K., Zhang, J., Merigan, W.H., Williams, D.R. & Rossi, E.A. (2015). Calibration-free sinusoidal rectification and uniform retinal irradiance in scanning light ophthalmoscopy. Opt Lett. 40(1):85-8. doi: 10.1364/OL.40.000085

+ Masella, B.D., Hunter, J.J., Williams, D.R (2014). Rod photopigment kinetics after photodisruption of the retinal pigment epithelium. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 55(11):7535-44. doi: 10.1167/iovs.13-13796.

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