Gérard Mourou
#14712 Overall Influence

Gérard Mourou

French physicist

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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
University of Rochester

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

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University of Michigan
University of Michigan

Public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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Physics