A M Prokhorov and quantum electronics
Fiber Optics Research Center, Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Vavilova 38, Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation
A scientific session of the Physical Sciences Division of the
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) dedicated to the ninetieth birthday of Academician Aleksandr Mikhailovich
Prokhorov was held in the Conference Hall of the P N Lebedev
Physics Institute, RAS on 25 October 2006. The following
reports were presented at the session:
(1) Dianov E M (Fiber Optics Research Center, RAS,
Moscow). ’A M Prokhorov and quantum electronics’’;
(2) Karlov N V, Konov V I, Osiko V V, Shcherbakov I A
(A M Prokhorov General Physics Institute, RAS, Moscow).
’A M Prokhorov: founder of the General Physics Institute’.
An abridge version of the reports is given below.