PERTH, WA, January 2024

The Spotlight of Innovation on AIRO at SPIE PhotonicsWest

Sam Withers with award at SPIE Conference
L-R: Mr Norbert Linz (SPIE), Mr Sam Withers (AIRO), Mr Joel Bixler (SPIE)

We are thrilled to share that Sam Withers, our Senior Mechatronic Engineer and UWA PhD candidate, has received the Best Paper Award at SPIE PhotonicsWest, San Francisco. His paper, presented at "Optical Interactions with Tissue and Cells, XXXV" by Norbert Linz and Joel Bixler, 2024 Conference Chair(s), is titled "Laser Ablation for Precision 3D Bone Shaping: Beyond Channel Cuts."

This accolade underscores the pioneering spirit of Western Australian innovation and our unwavering commitment to advancing medical technology and enhancing patient care. Congratulations to Sam and the entire AIRO team for this well-earned recognition of your exceptional work!

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