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Spotlight on SaNoor: Enabling the Internet of Underwater Things

You’ve heard of WiFi, but what about LiFi? Chao Shen, PhD, CTO and Technical Leader of SaNoor Technologies, sits down with Luminate Technology Program Manager, Dr. Damon Diehl, to share how his company is developing high-speed laser LiFi transmitters that allow data transmission beyond 10 Gb/s. LiFi (“light fidelity” or visible light communications) won’t replace WiFi, but enables high-speed wireless communication where WiFi doesn’t work — like underwater. Hear what Dr. Shen foresees for the future of LiFi applications, how his entrepreneurial spirit began in middle school, and how participating in the Luminate accelerator is helping to shift his mindset to succeed as a startup.

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