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By January 7, 2019


An Entrepreneur’s Cannabis Vision

Kaleb Asfaha is applying chemistry experience and mass spectrometry skills to opening a lab capable of certifying the safety of cannabis.

Nevin El-Nimri Wins Best Presentation at Academy Meeting

PhD student Nevin El-Nimri won Best Student Scientific Presentation of the 2018 American Academy of Optometry annual meeting.


The Vision Science faculty constitute a prestigious group of educators and researchers. Click the arrow to learn more about them, including research interests, contact information and links to lab websites.



About 40 graduate students are currently enrolled in the Vision Science program. Their backgrounds include degrees in psychology, biology, engineering, computer science, or optometry.



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