Working on KAO

Kuiper Airborne Observatory (KAO). Charles Townes, with graduate student Sara Beck (U.C. Berkeley), Tom Matheson (KAO computer operator), and graduate student, Don Brandshaft (U.C. Berkeley) monitor incoming data from the UCB Fabry Perot far-infrared spectrometer, 1978. Townes' students flew on earlier version of the spectrometer on the Learjet., Credit Line: NASA, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Erickson Collection
Abstract/Description: Kuiper Airborne Observatory (KAO). Charles Townes, with graduate student Sara Beck (U.C. Berkeley), Tom Matheson (KAO computer operator), and graduate student, Don Brandshaft (U.C. Berkeley) monitor incoming data from the UCB Fabry Perot far-infrared spectrometer, 1978. Townes' students flew on earlier version of the spectrometer on the Learjet.
Subject(s): Spectrometer
Observatories
Portraits, Group
Townes, Charles H.
Beck, Sara
Date Created: 1978
Credit Line: NASA, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Erickson Collection
Catalog ID: Townes Charles C26