Arthur Leonard Schawlow

Arthur Leonard Schawlow (Mey 5, 1921 – Aprile 28, 1999) wis an American pheesicist. He shared the 1981 Nobel Prize in Pheesics wi Nicolaas Bloembergen an Kai Siegbahn for his wirk on lasers.[1][2]

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Arthur Leonard Schawlow
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Arthur Leonard Schawlow
Born5 Mey 1921(1921-05-05)
Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.
Died28 Apryle 1999(1999-04-28) (aged 77)
Palo Alto, Californie, U.S.
NaitionalityUnitit States
Alma materVarsity o Toronto
Kent forlaser spectroscopy
Hauf-marrae(s)Aurelia Townes (m. 1951; 3 bairns)
AwairdsStuart Ballantine Medal (1962)
Marconi Prize (1977)
Nobel Prize for Pheesics (1981)
Naitional Medal o Science (1991)
Scientific career
FieldsPheesics
InstitutionsBell Labs
Columbia Varsity
Stanford Varsity
Doctoral advisorMalcolm Crawford

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Arthur L. Schawlow". IEEE Global History Network. IEEE. Retrieved 10 August 2011.
  2. Hänsch, Theodor W. (December 1999). "Obituary: Arthur Leonard Schawlow". Physics Today. 52 (12): 75–76. Bibcode:1999PhT....52l..75H. doi:10.1063/1.2802854.