This Laser Material Processing workshop is available now for open enrollment, and will include an introduction to light & lasers, laser safety, and laser applications.  In addition, there will be ample time to do several hands-on laser material processing labs.  Attendees will have the opportunity to hear about the utilization of lasers in their every day operation from several industry representatives.  Time will be provided to consider establishing a Laser & Optics Technology course along with options for developing and conducting labs.  Tours of local companies will be highlighted.


August 5-6, 2019, 8 AM - 4 PM

Advanced Technology Center

National Science Foundation

Regional Center

A network of 9 educational institutions in 9 Midwest states

led by Indian Hills Community College

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 1400561.  Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

Online course materials will be available now until July 5th, with on-site laboratory activities on July 8-12, 2019 at Indian Hills Community College.

June 8-12, 2019, 8 AM - 4 PM

Advanced Technology Center

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June 10-13, 2019, 8 AM - 4 PM

Advanced Technology Center