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Lot #274
Alfred Kastler

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French physicist (1902-1984) who was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1966 for the 'discovery and development of optical methods for studying Hertzian resonances in atoms'. Untranslated typewritten responses in French to a series of three biographical questions, signed "Alfred Kastler," one page, 8.25 x 10.5, no date. Kastler responds concerning his modest upbringing, his work under Georges Urbain, and his collaborations with Pierre Daure, Auguste Rousset, and Jean Brossel in the fields of atomic fluorescence and Raman spectroscopy. In fine condition, with scattered light creasing.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #555 - Ended May 08, 2019

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