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Townes(tounz), Charles Hard 1915-2015.
American physicist. He shared a 1964 Nobel Prize for developing the maser and the laser.
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(Biography) Charles Hard. born 1915, US physicist, noted for his research in quantum electronics leading to the invention of the maser and the laser; shared the Nobel prize for physics in 1964
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Charles Hard, born 1915, U.S. physicist and educator: Nobel prize for physics 1964.
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|Noun||1.||Townes - United States physicist who developed the laser and maser principles for producing high-intensity radiation (1915-)|
physicist - a scientist trained in physics
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