Arthur Leonard Schawlow

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Arthur Leonard Schawlow
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Arthur Leonard Schawlow
Born 5 Mey 1921(1921-05-05)
Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.
Died 28 Apryle 1999(1999-04-28) (aged 77)
Palo Alto, Californie, U.S.
Naitionality Unitit States
Alma mater Varsity o Toronto
Kent for laser spectroscopy
Hauf-marrae(s) Aurelia Townes (m. 1951; 3 bairns)
Awairds Stuart Ballantine Medal (1962)
Marconi Prize (1977)
Nobel Prize for Pheesics (1981)
Naitional Medal o Science (1991)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics
Institutions Bell Labs
Columbia Varsity
Stanford Varsity
Doctoral advisor Malcolm Crawford

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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  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.