Content of this Newsletter: KSOP on LinkedIn - KSOP Ambassador Concept - Erasmus Mundus - Besancon Workshop - New PHD Students & Alumni
Edition 02 / April 2012
Become a KSOP ambassador!  Since the KSOP family is growing we would like to build a worldwide network of KSOP ambassadors. The idea is that interested MSc and PhD students have local representatives. After the first contact KSOP office takes over the communication with the applicants. Already several alumni joined our international network to promote KSOP worldwide. Read more about this new concept and become a KSOP ambassador.
Recent Events
25.04.2012 | 12 - 4 p.m.
Steering Committee Meeting

26.04.2012 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Internship Icebreaker Day

25./26.04.2012 | full-time (Berlin)
KSOP participates in Germany's larges job fair CONNECTICUM

18. - 22.06.2012 | full-time
PhD Technical Module "Advanced Light Microscopy in Biological Science"

23.07. - 31.07.2012 | full-time
PhD Management Module "Human Resource Management"

24.-28.09.2012 | full-time
PhD Technical Module "MatLab"

14.11.2012 | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
KSOP organizes the Company Contact Fair "Optical Technologies" for industry partners
KSOP @ LinkedIN New International Social Media Network for KSOP: Since April 2012 KSOP presents itself at LinkedIn. KSOP PhD Student Felix Nickel established the new Group as well as two sub-groups, intended for the special exchange between KSOP Alumni and current PhD students. Join us now! The group already counts 67 KSOP members! Use the group for professional exchange, placing job offers or just event annoucement. In case of questions or suggestions of improvement please contact the moderators of the group: Felix Nickel or Denica Angelova. Direct link to our group: KSOP at LinkedIn

New PhD Students & Alumni KSOP welcomes 6 new PhD students. We wish you a successful start and exciting time in KSOP!

Congratulations and best wishes for success in all future endeavors go to the new alumnus of the PhD Program: Dr. Tolga Ergin!
KSOP Erasmus Mundus EUROPHOTONICS ProgramErasmus Mundus EUROPHOTONICS Welcome to 16 international Erasmus Mundus EUROPHOTONICS students from our joint MSc program. Last week they joined the 2nd semester students at KSOP for one term. A special tailored orientation week enabled the new students to get to know to Karlsruhe and their study colleagues at KSOP.
Workshop Besancon
Besancon Workshop On April 10th, 2012 KSOP professors, PhD students and OSKar members visited FEMTO-ST in Besançon, France for a joint workshop. Talks from both institutions, lab tours, a poster session and discussions on future collaborations were part of the program. Furthermore, OSKar presented itself to the OSA student chapter in Besançon.
KSOP - Karlsruhe School of Optics & Photonics
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76131 Karlsruhe (Germany)
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