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Photons at Work! Incredible Science with Fascinating Photons!
19th April 2018, 7 PM – 8 PM
Dr Radhakrishna Prabhu (Robert Gordon University)
Photons are the smallest and fundamental particles of light. Photonics is the branch of physics that studies photons and the wide range of science and technology applications they are used in. These applications include oil and gas sensing, laser manufacturing, biological and chemical sensing, medical diagnostics and therapy, communication, and optical computing. This talk by Dr Radhakrishna Prabhu will highlight some of these applications and the research work carried out at the Robert Gordon University