#SEETHELIGHT

Jorge Rivero González 

IDL Outreach Officer

Email: dayoflightat@eps.org
 

Jorge Rivero González 

IDL Outreach Officer

Email: dayoflight@eps.org
 

#SEETHELIGHT is a worldwide message encouraging all to join the conversation and celebrate the importance of the science of light and light-based
technologies in our lives.

BETTER DIAGNOSTICS AND TREATMENTS

Jürgen Popp and Ute Neugebauer, Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology e.V. Jena, Germany

Find hope in the research into light-based solutions for infectious diseases such as COVID-19.

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CLEANER ENERGY

Donna Strickland, University of Waterloo, Canada

Discover how light is expanding clean energy access with solar technologies, lighting the world with efficient LEDs and monitoring the health of our planet with laser light.

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SUSTAINABLE FARMING

Cather Simpson, University of Auckland, New Zealand
 

Explore the power of photonics, how light is used to monitor crop health and how lasers are used in cattle farming.

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HIGH SPEED CONNECTIVITY

Imrana Ashraf, Quaid-i-Azam University, Pakistan

 

Learn about the opportunities that optical fiber and light-based technologies bring to our ability to connect and its impact on education in the developing world.

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RESOURCES & ACTIVITIES

Celebrate the International Day of Light with your family. Find activities and educational resources for kids and help them #SeeThe Light.

 

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