The Nature of Light: Augustin Fresnel, his impact on Art and Science (1790-1900)

Nov 02.

The Louvre and Ecole Polytechnique celebrate the proof of the wave nature of light by A. Fresnel. This event will try to show a correlation, hitherto ignored, between the wave nature of light and a new pictorial style forerunner of the Impressionism.

Contact
Prof. Gerard Mourou, dirizest@polytechnique.fr
Date
November 2, 20152015-11-02T03:04:00
Location
Paris, France
URL
http://www.lumiere2015.fr/