OSA | Living History

OSA honorary member C.E.K. Mees was director of Kodak Research Laboratories.

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C.E.K. Mees

OSA honorary member C.E.K. Mees pioneered photographic emulsions for use in astronomy.

The observatory at the University of Rochester bears his name as does a solar observatory in Hawaii and a crater on the far side of the moon. (Photo: AIP Emilio Segre Visual Archives)

(Courtesy of AIP Emilio Segre Visual Archives)