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Title
Charles H. Townes papers Charles H. Townes papers, 1898-2009 (bulk 1948-2000).
Type
Mixed Material
Subject
Abella, Isaac D., 1934---Correspondence.
Basov, N. G. (Nikolaĭ Gennadievich), 1922-2001--Correspondence.
Chiao, Raymond Y.--Correspondence.
Danchi, William Clifford--Correspondence.
Dicke, Robert H. (Robert Henry)--Correspondence.
Genzel, Reinhard, 1952---Correspondence.
Greyber, Howard D., 1923---Correspondence.
Javan, Ali, 1926-2016--Correspondence.
Letokhov, V. S.--Correspondence.
Ottusch, John J.--Correspondence.
Prokhorov, A. M. (Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich), 1916---Correspondence.
Rydbeck, O. E. H. (Olof Erik Hans), 1911---Correspondence.
Schawlow, Arthur L., 1921-1999--Correspondence.
Shockley, William, 1910-1989--Correspondence.
Shimoda, Kōichi--Correspondence.
Wang, Tien-Chuan--Correspondence.
Wollman, Eric Robert, 1947---Correspondence.
United States. Army Research Office.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Science and Technology Advisory Committee for Manned Space Flight.
United States. Office of Naval Research.
Committee on Scholarly Communication with the People's Republic of China (U.S.)
Institute for Defense Analyses.
JASON Defense Advisory Group.
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Perkin-Elmer Corporation.
Research Corporation.
University of California, Berkeley.
University of California, Berkeley. Quantum Electronics and Astrophysics Group.
Aeronautics.
Astrophysics.
Astrophysics--Research.
Astrophysics--Study and teaching.
Lasers.
Manned space flight--United States.
Masers.
Microwave spectroscopy.
Nobel Prizes.
Physics.
Physics--Awards.
Quantum electronics.
Quantum electronics--Research.
Quantum electronics--Study and teaching.
Religion--Awards.
Religion and science.
Science--International cooperation.
Science and state--United States.
Technology and state--United States.
Templeton Foundation Prize.
United States--Defenses.
United States--Military policy.
Astrophysicists.
Educators.
Physicists.
Language
English
Collection material in English
Identified By
Lccn: mm99084413
Summary
Correspondence, speeches, writings, computation notebooks, technical memoranda and notes, patents, astronomical observations, grants and projects, teaching files, subject files, legal records, biographical material, awards, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Townes's career as a physicist, especially in the development of the maser and the laser. Documents his years as professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley, including as faculty sponsor of the Quantum Electronics and Astrophysics Group. Includes material pertaining to Townes's receipt of the Nobel Prize in physics in 1964 and the Templeton Foundation Prize in 2005. Subjects include astrophysics, electromagnetic energy, inferometry, nuclear physics, optics, quantum electronics and mechanics, and legal cases involving patents for the laser and maser.
Also documents his work with organizations including the Committee on Scholarly Communication with the People's Republic of China (U.S.); Institute for Defense Analyses; JASON Defense Advisory Group; National Academy of Sciences; Perkin-Elmer Corporation; Research Corporation; U.S. Army Research Office, U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, including its Science and Technology Advisory Committee for Manned Space Flight; and the U.S. Office of Naval Research.
Subjects include a 1977 visit of Chinese astronimical centers, the Hubble telescipe,
Correspondents include Isaac D. Abella, N.G. Basov, Raymond Y. Chiao, William Clifford Danchi, Robert H. Dicke, Reinhard Genzel, Howard D. Greyber, Ali Javan, V.S. Letokhov, John J. Ottusch, A.M. Prokhorov, O.E.H. Rydbeck, Arthur L. Schawlow, William Shockley, Kōichi Shimoda, Tien-Chuan Wang, and Eric Robert Wollman.
Authorized Access Point
Townes, Charles H. Charles H. Townes papers, 1898-2009 (bulk 1948-2000)