[ASC-list] NSW: Laser Fest @ Macquarie Uni, including Public Talk by Prof Hans Bachor
p.dooley at physics.usyd.edu.au
Thu Aug 26 07:37:16 UTC 2010
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> From: Judith Dawes <judith.dawes at mq.edu.au>
> Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2010 16:55:59 +1000
> To: Phil Dooley <p.dooley at physics.usyd.edu.au>
> Subject: Re: promotion for Hans Bachor Lecture on Wednesday 8 September for
> Laser Fest?
> WHEN Wednesday 8th September
> TIME 6:30 PM
> PLACE Lecture Theatre W5A T2 Macquarie University
> We all use and rely on lasers when we communicate, watch a video, drive a car
> or need medical help. 100 years ago these possibilities were unheard of - just
> ideas in the mind of a visionary. 50 years ago
> the first laser sent out the first pulse of light and now it is one of the
> underlying technologies used today.
> Lecture: 50 years of Lasers and a Brilliant Future
> How does a laser actually work?
> Why is it so powerful?
> What might the future bring?
> Speaker: Hans Bachor is a Professor at the Australian National University,
> Director of the ARC
> Centre of Excellence for Quantum-Atom Optics, and an internationally
> recognised scientist and
> educator. In 2009, he was awarded the Australian Institute of Physics Award
> for outstanding
> services to physics in Australia.
> Laser Activities: Navigate a Laser Maze and create your own Laser Graffiti
> 6 - 6.30 pm and 7.30 - 8 pm
> Parking: Free parking is available from 6 pm without a ticket in W4 and X3 car
> parks only
> (see S13 and S14 on campus map over page), however, you must park in the white
> bays or grass car park only.
> For more INFO Full details can be found at
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