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In front row chemistry prize winner from England, John E Walker, William D. Phillips,U.S., physics and countryman Paul D. Boyer winner in chemistry, and Claude Cohen-Tannoudji laureate in chemistry from France. (AP Photo/Jonas Ekstromer, file).
William D. Phillips: Quantum optics, laser cooling, and the joy of science outreach
William D. Phillips is a Distinguished University and College Park Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland, College Park. He received his BS (1970) from Juanita College and his PhD (1976) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After ...
NAS Scientists and Noble laureates: Great concern that Trump has advocated US withdrawal from the Paris Accord
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Laser Cools Liquid for First Time
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