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Dr. Josef Rosenthal

Nature volume 142, pages 743744 (22 October 1938) | Download Citation



DR. JOSEF ROSENTHAL, formerly of Munich, died at Hampstead on August 7 last. As a young physicist, Rosenthal was one of the first to recognize the importance of Röntgen's discovery to medicine, and he devoted his life to the development of the X-ray tube, with special regard to its medical use.

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