Photonics in South Africa

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A growing research and development sector is a sign of a healthy economy. South Africa hopes that a focus on photonics technologies will help drive the country's socio–economic development.

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Figure 1: Philemon Mjwara (left), the Director General of the DST, during a visit to the research labs of the NLC.

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Bollig, C., Forbes, A. & Dlamini, T. Photonics in South Africa. Nature Photon 1, 673–675 (2007) doi:10.1038/nphoton.2007.234

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