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Jacques Albert

Canada Research Chair in Advanced Photonic Components

Jacques Albert Pioneers a New Frontier in Photonics: From Oil Extraction to Cancer Detection

Optical fibres ushered in a bold new era in communications and advanced computing using light waves to deliver data at super speeds across the continent.

Now science is taking this optical technology – photonics – into a radically different frontier with novel industrial, environmental and biomedical uses…Full Story

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