Prof. Dr. Ferenc Krausz

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Christian Hackenberger/LMU


Tetyana Bergues

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Photo credit abbreviations:

chh: Christian Hackenberger
eg: Eleftherios Goulielmakis
lmu: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität
mk: Matthias Kling
thn: Thorsten Naeser


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