Whether people know it or not, theyre using photonic technology dozens of times each day.
Photonics lasers, sensors and optics are present in computers, microwave ovens, telephones, clock radios and cars.
Another little known fact is that Colorado is becoming a hub of photonic manufacturing.
Denvers Lockheed Martin uses the technology in its Titan II expendable launch system.
Boulders Lexmark International uses it in inkjet and laser printers.