These Nobel Prize-winning optical tweezers use light to move stuff These Nobel Prize-winning optical tweezers use light to move stuff
The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to three pioneers of the laser technology that has made a big impact on the world. Gérard Mourou and Donna Strickland were recognized for their method of generating high-intensity, ultra-short optical pulses, which today is used in laser eye surgery. The other recipient was Arthur Ashkin for his groundbreaking work on optical tweezers. This method of using light to capture and manipulate tiny objects has changed the way we’re able to study...
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EXCLUSIVE: UTA has signed director, producer, journalist and committed immigration activist Jose Antonio Vargas.
Vargas is best known for his work as a journalist for the Washington Post and a staunch advocate for immigration rights. While at the WaPo, he was part of the team that won the Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting in 2008 for coverage of the Virginia Tech shooting.
His work with immigration and cultural identity has spilled over into his work as a writer…