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Roy Glauber
Image title: 
Van Hove on Platform
Credit line: 
Photograph by Roy Glauber, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection, gift of Roy Glauber.

Leon van Hove stands on a raised platform after dismounting from the second-stage conveyance ascending the French Alps to the Ecole Polytechnique Cosmic Ray Laboratory near the peak of Aiguille du Midi.

Photo date: 
July 14, 1954
Original format: 
2 digital images/tiff (color; 18.3 MB and 17.3 MB)
Hove, L. van (Léon)
Glauber, Roy J., 1925-