Alfred Kastler

1902 - 1984

Alfred Kastler

Alfred Kastler (French: [kastlɛʁ]; 3 May 1902 – 7 January 1984) was a French physicist, and Nobel Prize laureate. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfred Kastler has received more than 88,220 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 119th most popular physicist.

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Among physicists, Alfred Kastler ranks 118 out of 659Before him are François Arago, Nicolaas Bloembergen, Percy Williams Bridgman, Murray Gell-Mann, Hippolyte Fizeau, and Edward Victor Appleton. After him are Hans Geiger, Ernst Abbe, Peter Grünberg, Walter Houser Brattain, Igor Tamm, and Ernst Ruska.

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Among people born in 1902, Alfred Kastler ranks 19Before him are Fernand Braudel, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Ray Kroc, Eugene Wigner, Saud of Saudi Arabia, and Kurt Alder. After him are Walter Houser Brattain, Josemaría Escrivá, William Wyler, Arne Jacobsen, Arne Tiselius, and Barbara McClintock. Among people deceased in 1984, Alfred Kastler ranks 16Before him are Ray Kroc, Marvin Gaye, Martin Niemöller, Truman Capote, Tigran Petrosian, and Julio Cortázar. After him are Anna Anderson, Pyotr Kapitsa, Martin Ryle, Mohamed Naguib, Oleg Antonov, and Karl Wolff.

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In France

Among people born in France, Alfred Kastler ranks 488 out of 4,109Before him are Jean Jaurès (1859), Henri, Count of Chambord (1820), Louis, Duke of Burgundy (1682), Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux (1636), Jacques Hébert (1757), and Childebert I (497). After him are Léon Blum (1872), Urbain Le Verrier (1811), Adrien-Marie Legendre (1752), Eugène Boudin (1824), Frédéric Bazille (1841), and Margaret Mary Alacoque (1647).

Among PHYSICISTS In France

Among physicists born in France, Alfred Kastler ranks 14Before him are Frédéric Joliot-Curie (1900), Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis (1792), Jean Baptiste Perrin (1870), Augustin-Jean Fresnel (1788), François Arago (1786), and Hippolyte Fizeau (1819). After him are Jean-Baptiste Biot (1774), Paul Langevin (1872), Albert Fert (1938), Hans Bethe (1906), Benoît Paul Émile Clapeyron (1799), and Louis Néel (1904).

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