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Events & media coverage

Aston University academics delivered over fifty events as part of the British Science Festival. To find out more about these events, and the research behind them, browse the posters below.

The Light and Sound Show

The Light and Sound Show
Event
The Light and Sound Show
Summary
Photonics – the transmission and processing of information using light – has changed our lives since the first low loss optical fibres were made in the early seventies. This technology underpins the internet and increasingly is being used in sensing applications – in bridges, along gas pipelines and inside the body. The Light and Sound show will showcase aspects of photonics including an optical guitar pickup, smart floor and a fibre communications.
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