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An Overview of Photonics

An Overview of Photonics


An Overview of Photonics

Speaker

William Van Wijngaarden

Level
Grade 12 only
Category
Physics & Astronomy
Willian Van Wijngaarden

Photonics refers to the generation and manipulation of light. Recent advances in this field are revolutionizing our daily lives. This talk gives examples of photonics including nanodevices, optical fibers, ultra-fast lasers, biomedical applications, laser cooling and environmental monitoring. An enlightening experience with absolutely no equations is promised!