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The Wild West and Soviets—Laser Applications from Eyes to Cars

  • Rob HerberEmail author
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Part of the Springer Biographies book series (SPRINGERBIOGS)

Abstract

In 1951 Purcell, Pound, and Ramsey were able to demonstrate stimulated emission at a frequency of 50 kHz (a wavelength of about 6 km).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Utrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands

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