Charles Townes - The inventor of Laser no more
Posted on: 2015-01-30 Posted by: CLAT Gurukul Category: Archive Blog
[caption id="attachment_1160" align="aligncenter" width="301"] Charles H. Townes[/caption] Charles Townes, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist credited with the invention of the laser and its predecessor — the maser — died in Oakland on Tuesday. Townes, who was 99, jointly won the 1964 Nobel Prize in Physics for his contribution to the field of lasers, sharing it with two Russian scientists. Note: For more updates on topics asked in CLAT, keep visiting CLAT Gurukul which is a knowledge sharing initiative of The Knowledge Tree, Patna's premier coaching institute for CLAT and for other law entrance exams like AILET, SET, LSAT etc.