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Rentzepis Peter F1

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Image title: 
Peter Rentzepis using photography equipment and dark glasses in a laboratory experiment
Credit line: 
Bell Laboratories / Alcatel-Lucent USA Inc., courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

Peter Rentzepis of Bell Telephone Laboratories, is shown with laboratory apparatus used for measuring picosecond laser pulses. The pulses travel from the KDP crystal (right) through a bromobenzene soluation (center) and into cell containing a fluorescing medium (left). Camera records fluorescing pulse and the resulting photograph is used to measure pulse length

Original format: 
2 photographic prints (black and white; 10 x 8 inches)
Rentzepis, Peter M., 1934-