Thought for the month

“Those who cannot understand how to put their thoughts on ice should not enter into the heat of debate.” Friedrich Nietzsche, Philosopher (1844-1900).

Monday, 29 August 2016

50 years of fibres

Fifty years ago last month, a 32-year-old Chinese-born research engineer named Charles Kao published a milestone paper that set off the entire field of fiber-optic communications and eventually earned him a share of the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physics

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