Celebrating the laser 50th anniversary in Marseille

4 Juin 2010 , Rédigé par JW Publié dans #Fancy lab

From tonight, and ongoing every Friday night in June, a 10W green laser beam will be sent over Marseille historical center. This will redo Fizeau's experiment and measure the speed of light.

 

See the blog: un laser sur Marseile

 

Different animations will be distributed along the laser beam path. Posters to illustrate the concepts and applications of lasers, and demonstrations with lasers :

* mini laser show

* laser balloon burning

* schweppes fluorescence

* invisible ink seen with laser

* CD rom physics

 

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