"Enigma of the photon"

TYPESpecial Seminar - Solid State Institute, Technion
Speaker:Professor Slobodan Danko Bosanac
Affiliation:Ruder Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia
Location:Solid State Auditorium(Entrance)
Remark:Host: Distinguished Professor Moti Segev
Abstract: Modern research in physics is aided by high technology both for experimental and theoretical research, among others to investigate the basic concepts of quantum world. Among them understanding properties of the photon is always attracting attention and for this reason an overview of historical development of the idea of this particle shall be given in the talk. It will be followed by the review of the effects showing the complexity of our understanding the concept of the photon.