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Top scientists awarded National Medal of Technology for Excimer Laser February 13, 2014

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Top scientists awarded National Medal of Technology for Excimer Laser, Manhattan, New York

Our dear friends, Doctors James Wynne and Rangaswamy Srinivasan receiving the prestigious National Medal of Technology from President Barack Obama in 2013 "For their pioneering discovery of excimer laser ablative photo decomposition of human and animal tissue, laying the foundation for PRK and LASIK, laser refractive surgical techniques that have revolutionized vision enhancement".

Dr. Wynne stated upon reflection that "the piece de resistance that evening was when President Obama told us that the First Lady, Michelle Obama, had herself undergone laser vision correction surgery."

You can enjoy a two minute video about their discovery here.

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