Paris, 7 october 2013

Alain Aspect awarded the 2013 Niels Bohr Medal

Alain Aspect, Augustin Fresnel Professor at the Institut d'Optique Graduate School, Professor at the Ecole Polytechnique and CNRS senior researcher emeritus, has been awarded the Niels Bohr Medal by the Danish Academy of Engineers, in association with the Niels Bohr Institute and the Royal Danish Society of Sciences and Letters. The medal will be presented in Copenhagen on 7 October 2013, on the occasion of the celebration of the hundredth anniversary of the publication of Niels Bohr's atomic model. It honors his major contributions to the field of quantum optics and atomic physics.

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CNRS Press Office l Muriel Ilous l T +33 (0)1 44 96 43 09 l
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