Charles H. Townes Dies at 99; He Envisioned the Laser, Bringing It Into Daily Life
New York Times
Thus, Dr. Townes shared his Nobel with Nikolai G. Basov and Aleksandr M. Prokhorov, of the Lebedev Institute for Physics in Moscow, whom he had never met. It was Dr. Townes and Dr. Arthur L. Schawlow who wrote the 1958 paper “Infrared and Optical ...
The developer of Laser Tech, physicist Charles Townes, passes away aged 99
World Tech Today
The death has been announced of Charles H. Townes – the physicist who research led to the development of laser. ... Together with two other Russians, Nikolai G. Basov and Aleksandr M. Prokhorov of the Lebedev Institute for Physics in Moscow, Dr. Townes ...
Charles Townes, Inventor of Laser, Dies at 99
Although laser was the brainchild of three persons, it was Dr. Townes who was mainly responsible for the development of the concept. Soviet scientists Nicolay G. Basov and Alexander M. Prokhorov were the other two who shared the Nobel Prize in physics ...
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