Raymond G. Ohl IV received his BS in physics from the University of Richmond in 1994, his MA and PhD in astronomy from the University of Virginia in 1996 and 2000, respectively, and completed pre-doctoral work at the Johns Hopkins University. Since 2009, Ohl has taught a graduate course in introductory geometrical optics with the JHU’s Whiting School of Engineering. He has authored papers in the Proceedings of SPIE, Applied Optics, and astronomical journals. Ohl has served on the committee for SPIE’s conference on Cryogenic Optical Systems and Instruments and serves on the committee for SPIE’s conference on Optical System Alignment, Tolerancing, & Verification. Ohl is a Senior Member of SPIE.

Education History

  • B.S. physics, University of Richmond
  • M.A. astronomy, University of Virginia
  • PhD astronomy, University of Virginia

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