On the extraction of all information embedded in radio siganls: Implications for SETI


Details

Date
Wednesday, January 02 2008 - 12:00 pm, PST
Speaker
Bo Thide
Affiliation
Swedish Institute of Space Physics, IRF, Uppsala, Sweden
Description

A new idea for utilizing all of the information in photons for communication involves a little-know electromagnetic property: the photon's orbital angular momentum (POAM). The communication and computer industries are actively looking at the possibilities. We will discuss current research and the implications for SETI. 

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