Colors- How Do Human Eyes Perceive Them with Manju Prakash, PhD

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Lifelong Learning LogoCourse Title: Colors- How Do Human Eyes Perceive Them

Instructor: Dr. Manju Prakash

Brought to you by Odyssey  

June 5, 2023 - June 19, 2023 (3 sessions)

Mondays, 6PM ET

Virtual via Zoom


Course Description:

Participants will learn about natural sources of colors like rainbow and aurora borealis. They will learn physics of colors and the roles human eye and brain play in perceiving them. Participants will engage in web-based simulations and activities.

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ABOUT Manju Prakash

Dr. Prakash holds a doctoral degree from Columbia University, New York and a masters degree from Cornell University, New York. Currently, she is a CTY instructor or Problem Solving Strategies and Amusement Park Physics courses. Her current research areas on interests are astrophysics, cosmology, and Aurora Borealis.

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 Event Date
Monday, June 5, 2023
6:00pm EDT

Monday, June 19, 2023
8:00pm EDT

1-800-JHU-JHU1 (548-5481)

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