Impressions of Kyrgyzstan

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OSA's International Council funded an 11 day trip to the Kyrgyz Republic by a professor of engineering science and mechanics at Pennsylvania State University. Professor toured the country, lecturing on sculptured thin films, observing the culture and sampling kabobs. The national languages are Kyrgyz and Russian, both written in Cyrillic characters, although Kyrgyz is a Turkic tongue.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages2
Specialist publicationOptics and Photonics News
StatePublished - Nov 2003

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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