Public lecure: Global visions (Prof. Joshua Silver)

Date: 
19 Mar 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Room: 
Martin Wood Lecture Theatre
Audience: 
General public (Age 14+)

Oxford Physics: Going Public

Global visions
Prof. Joshua Silver

Josh Silver delivers his brilliantly simple solution for correcting vision at the lowest cost possible -- adjustable, liquid-filled lenses. He will demos his affordable eyeglasses and reveal his global plans to distribute them to a billion people.

About Prof. Joshua Silver

Atomic physicist Joshua Silver invented liquid-filled optical lenses to produce low-cost, adjustable glasses, giving sight to millions without access to an optometrist.

A video outlining Joshua Silver's work:

Other Oxford Physics videos and podcast can be found here.

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