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Watch “The photon, wave or particle?”, a public conference by Alain Aspect

On May 23rd, Alain ASPECT (Institut d’Optique and Ecole Polytechnique) gave a talk titled:

«The photon, wave or particle? Quantum weirdness brought to light».,

discussing the counterintuitive wave-particle duality of light.

The conference was followed by a musical interlude.

Bella Schütz (piano) performed pieces by J.S. Bach, F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, M. Ravel, A. Scriabin and L. van Beethoven.

Contact: Ingrid Peeters (01 60 92 66 64)

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