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The Laser Odyssey Hardcover – Feb 1 2001

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  • Hardcover: 216 pages
  • Publisher: Laser Pr (Feb. 1 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0970292708
  • ISBN-13: 978-0970292704
  • Product Dimensions: 15.9 x 1.9 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 Kg
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 4 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,749,853 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Theodore H. Maiman. Listed in "Who's Who in the World". BS Engineering-Physics, Univ. of Colo.; MS Electrical Engineering, Stanford; PhD Physics, Stanford (under Nobel Laureate, Willis Lamb). Member: National Academy of Sciences; National Academy of Enginering; Fellow: American Physical Society; Optical Society of America. Recipient: Hertz Award (granted in White House ceremony by Lyndon B. Johnson); National Inventors Hall of Fame (in company with: Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell and the Wright Brothers). Japan Prize (dignified by the Emperor of Japan); Wolf Prize in Physics; Honorary Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons of England.


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