WorldCat Identities

Maiman, Theodore H.

Works: 29 works in 37 publications in 2 languages and 724 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Patents 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TK7871.3, 621.329
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Theodore H Maiman
The laser odyssey by Theodore H Maiman( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microwave-optical investigation of the 3P fine structure in helium by Theodore H Maiman( )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stimulated optical radiation in ruby by Theodore H Maiman( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Describes the first working optical laser
Jeff Hecht laser pioneer interviews by Jeff Hecht( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audio tapes and original transcripts of ten interviews conducted by Jeff Hecht with pioneers of laser and laser applications research. Pioneers of laser research: Nicolaas Bloembergen, Gordon Gould (two interviews), Robert N. Hall, Ali Javan, Dennis Matthews, C. Kumar N. Patel, William Silvast, and Peter Sorokin. Pioneers of laser applications research: Emmet Leith and Francis L'Esperance. Topics include: background and education of all interviewees; nuclear magnetic resonance, nonlinear optics, spectroscopy, laser applications, American Physical Society Report on Directed Energy Weapons (Bloembergen); patents, optical communications, copper-vapor lasers, mercury-vapor lasers (Gould); semiconductor lasers, General Electric (Hall); synthetic aperture radar, Willow Run Laboratory, optical signal processing, holography, optical computing (Leith); Bell Laboratories, molecular lasers, spin-flip Raman lasers, atmospheric pollutants, spectroscopy, ozone depletion, American Physical Society Study on Directed Energy Weapons (Patel); Radio Corporation of America, helium-neon laser, classical oscillators at optical frequencies (Javan); opthamology, laser photocoagulation, diabetic retinopathy (L'Esperance); soft x-ray laser, Nova Fusion Laser, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (Matthews); University of Utah, metal-vapor lasers, short-wavelength lasers, helium cadmium laser, Bell Labs (Silvast); Maiman's first laser, dye lasers, two photon lasers, and spectroscopy (Sorokin)
Laser technology and applications by Samuel L Marshall( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stimulated optical emission in fluorescent solids by Theodore H Maiman( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.12 for Laser man ... to 0.88 for Microwave- ...)

The laser odyssey
Alternative Names
Maiman, Theodore Harold.

Maiman, Theodore Harold 1927-2007

Theodore H. Maiman

Theodore Harold Maiman fisico statunitense

Theodore Maiman Amerikaans natuurkundige

Theodore Maiman amerikansk fysikar

Theodore Maiman amerikansk fysiker

Theodore Maiman fizyk amerykański

Theodore Maiman physicien amricain

Theodore Maiman US-amerikanischer Physiker

Майман, Теодор

Теодор Майман

Тэадор Майман

Тэадор Мэйман

תיאודור מיימן

تئودور میمن فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

থিওডোর হ্যারল্ড মাইম্যান

தியோடோர் மைமான்



The laser odysseyTheodore H. Maiman : the laser man