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Poglitsch Albrecht D1

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Edwin F. Erickson
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Albrecht Poglitsch, Ralf Timmermann, Thomas Nikola and Charles Townes working with equipment
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NASA, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Erickson Collection

Albrecht Poglitsch (University of California, Berkeley), post doctoral associate Ralf Timmermann (Man Planck Institut fur Extraterrestrische Physik, Germany), German graduate student, Thomas Nikola, and Nobel Laureate Charles Townes (UCB), 1995. On flights when all was working well, during long integrations on faint objects there were moments for relaxtion, lunch, and levity.

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Townes, Charles H.
Poglitsch, A.
Timmermann, Ralf