Monday, October 22, 2018

Date with SPIE – let’s get connected!

On the warm evening of October 18, UL SPIE hosted a welcoming event “Date with SPIE” [1] in the Faculty of Physics, Mathematics and Optometry at the University of Latvia [2]. It was intended to give an idea of various opportunities available for SPIE student members.

Playing ice-breaking bingo game and learning interesting facts about each other.

Monday, October 8, 2018

European Researchers’ Night - science for everyone

The European Researchers’ Night is a science outreach event that is annually held in around 300 cities around Europe on the last Friday of September. In Latvia, numerous students, children and adults come to universities, scientific institutes and laboratories to have face-to-face chats with current researchers, enjoy live experiments and spend a lovely evening in a scientific atmosphere.

Ilze demonstrating the thermal imaging [1, 2]