Breakthrough in ophthalmic
Dr. Andrey Larichev (Russia) and Dr. Leonard John Otten (USA) are the
joint winners of the 2003 NATO Science Partnership Prize, for their collaboration
through a NATO Science for Peace grant on development of a new high resolution
imaging system used in examining the human retina. In this interview they
talk about their work together and the breakthrough technology they were
able to develop.
|What were your reactions when you
were told that you had won the NATO prize?
|Why is the imager such
|What role did NATO’s support
play in the project?
|Dr. Larichev, you are from the Russia
and Dr. Otten, you are from the United States. How did your collaboration
work in practice? Where there any difficulties you had to overcome
or positive experiences you could tell us about?
|Do you expect this project to have
|What impact will it have on day-to-day
|Dr. Larichev, joint scientific collaboration
is one aspect of the new NATO-Russia relationship. Do you expect
this project to have high visibility in Russia and among the public,
as an example of this new cooperation?
|Are you already thinking about other
the interview - Audio version: .MP3/4582Kb