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Robert W. Wood: The Scientist who Played with Optics

Barry R. Masters

Robert Williams Wood viewed the natural world as his playground. For him, science was a highly creative endeavor to be approached with curiosity and awe. Wood was also a scientific maverick who questioned all dogmas. Above all, he was an experimentalist: He tested conclusions, built his own apparatuses, and was excited about every part of the process.

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Publish Date: 01 October 2009


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