Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1966
Alfred Kastler

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Alfred Kastler - Facts

Alfred Kastler

Alfred Kastler

Born: 3 May 1902, Guebwiller, Germany (now France)

Died: 7 January 1984, Bandol, France

Affiliation at the time of the award: École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

Prize motivation: "for the discovery and development of optical methods for studying Hertzian resonances in atoms"

Field: optical physics

Prize share: 1/1

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