OSCAR Founding Director speaks at IYL 2015 Closing Ceremony in Mexico

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The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies 2015 (IYL 2015) was brought to an official close with a ceremony that was held in Mérida, Mexico in February 2016. 

The Secretary General of United Nations, Ban Ki Moon launched the event.  OSCAR Director, Dr. Noureddine Melikechi, delivered a lecture on the use of laser light for space exploration and cancer detection.

 

Watch video here of Dr. Melikechi’s speech at IYL 2015 Closing Ceremony.