Friday 23rd October, 6 pm, Presbyterian Community Centre, 91 Tenby St. Admission $5

Associate Professor Cather Simpson, Director, The Photon Factory, University of Auckland

Today, lasers correct your vision, record your purchases, weld power train components in your car, and much more. In this Ten by Ten talk marking the International year of Light, Cather Simpson shows the ‘cutting edge’ of high-tech lasers from the factory floor to the inventor’s bench, and peeps over the horizon at the future of laser manufacturing.