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Optical Engineering • Open Access

Editorial, Forum and Book Reviews
Author(s): H. J. Caulfield

Paper Abstract

In his usual delightful fashion, Professor Richard Feynman recently recounted stories, insights, and observations from his life in science during a one hour interview on U.S. public television. All of what he said was enjoyable, but I think he erred in at least one judgment. He expressed disdain for organizations that form committees to determine who is worthy of an honor. With due deference to his insight, let me offer my own analysis in support of another view.

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Date Published: 1 December 1983
PDF: 10 pages
Opt. Eng. 22(6) 226176 doi: 10.1117/12.7973218
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 22, Issue 6
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H. J. Caulfield, Editor (United States)

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