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Barber Concert Hall, Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham
What is Photonics? How do I communicate with light? My broadband connection was just upgraded to fibre so what is this capacity crunch?
In this event, we will discuss these, and other questions related to optical communications.
Lecture Theatre S06, Poynting Physics Building, University of Birmingham
The talk will promote the significant contribution a local small family wire manufacturing business has made to the city's economic history over 300 years and highlight the business lessons learnt by Webster and Horsfall that has enabled its survival and development, with university research and business development support.