1900 Monday 4 December 2017
Robert Gordon's College, Schoolhill, Aberdeen
Prof Robert Thomson of Heriot-Watt University will give a free public lecture on:
Astrophotonics – the application of photonic technologies to astronomical instruments
The emerging field of “astrophotonics” seeks to apply photonic technologies and concepts to astronomical instrumentation. The aim is to enable astronomical instruments with improved measurement capabilities and scientific output.