Optical Tweezers and their Application to Biological Systems
Arthur Ashkin’s Nobel Lecture was held by René-Jean Essiambre, Nokia Bell Labs, Holmdel, USA, on 8 December 2018 at the Aula Magna, Stockholm University.
“I hope you enjoy it!” Dr Arthur Ashkin’s greeting before his Nobel lecture
As Arthur Ashkin was unable to make the journey to Stockholm to deliver his lecture, he sent this short greeting that was played before his colleague René-Jean Essiambre delivered the lecture.
Their work and discoveries range from cancer therapy and laser physics to developing proteins that can solve humankind’s chemical problems. The work of the 2018 Nobel Laureates also included combating war crimes, as well as integrating innovation and climate with economic growth. Find out more.