September 2014

Bumper Sticker Wisdom for Optics & the Nobel Prize for Math

"When I grow up I want to be a Mercedes"I read this on a bumper sticker of a small Maruti Suzuki car in India way back in the ‘80s. I thought it was cute and hilarious. I still do.

Added: 17 Sep 2014


Final Thoughts on AIO 2014....and the Best Talk Winner!

Some time has passed since another successful AIO, with 2014 seeing the meeting’s highest attendance to date.  Looking back over three and half days of sessioning, I have tried to select my favorite talks. I have narrowed the longlist down to two – the committee-voted Best Talk at AIO 2014, and a personal favorite.

Added: 17 Sep 2014