#31545 Overall Influence

Gérard Mourou

French physicist


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From Wikipedia

Gérard Albert Mourou is a French scientist and pioneer in the field of electrical engineering and lasers. He was awarded a Nobel Prize in Physics in 2018, along with Donna Strickland, for the invention of chirped pulse amplification, a technique later used to create ultrashort-pulse, very high-intensity laser pulses.

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University of Rochester

Private, nonsectarian, research university in Rochester, New York, United States

Grenoble Alpes University

French public university located in Grenoble. Created 1339. New merger with 3 schools on January 1, 2020.

University of Michigan

Public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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#1619 World Rank