Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1964
Charles H. Townes, Nicolay G. Basov, Aleksandr M. Prokhorov

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Charles H. Townes - Photo Gallery

Portrait of Charles H. Townes, 2013. Photo: Elena Zhukova/UC Berkeley


Charles Townes and his wife Frances (seated), with daughter Ellen Townes-Anderson (standing) at Townes's 99th birthday party at University of California Berkeley. Photo: Cailey Cotner


Charles H. Townes (left) and James P. Gordon shown with
the second of two microwave amplifiers, or masers, that they built in 1955
with H. J. Zeiger (not shown).  Courtesy: The American Physical Society.


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