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Full Name: Charles H Townes
(1915-2015) Author. Charles H. Townes was born in Greenville, South Carolina, and died in Oakland, California.
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1915 (Unknown) County
Charles Hard Townes was born in Greenville, South Carolina, on July 28, 1915. 
2015 (Unknown) County
Charles H. Townes died in Oakland, California, on January 27, 2015. 
1948 New York County
Dr. Townes joined the faculty at Columbia University in 1948. 
1955 (Unknown) County
Microwave Spectroscopy
(Pub: McGraw-Hill ISBN: 0070650950 / 978-0070650954)
Nonfiction written with Dr. Arthur L. Schawlow. 
1995 (Unknown) County
Making Waves
(Pub: American Institute of Physics ISBN: 1563963345 / 978-1563963346)
1999 (Unknown) County
How The Laser Happened: Adventures Of A Scientist
(Pub: Oxford University Press ISBN: 978-0-19-512268-8)

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