OSCAR is a state-of-the-art research facility where students, professors, and scientists use cutting edge technologies help solve real-world problems.
Ultra-High Resolution Imaging
Uncooled Infrared Detection
Space Exploration & Navigation
Electro & Bio-Engineering Sensors (ie: wearables)
Greenhouse Gas Pollutant Detection
Cancer Detection Research
• Promote – Foster excellence in research and innovation in optical science and engineering
• Research – Provide platform to create new knowledge and innovations
• Education – Enhance the educational capabilities of DSU by integrating real-world research into students’ learning paradigm
• Outreach – Infuse technology-based research into local community
To provide DSU students with immediate hands-on research experience that address current societal challenges while, simultaneously, increasing awareness of light-based technologies through summer research programs, paid internships, and various research projects.