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Mitsugi Ohno

(1926-1999)

  • Created first true Klein bottle—proving a physics theory
  • Learned glass-blowing in Japan
  • Kansas State University scientist whose glassware was used by physics and chemistry researchers
  • Built glass scale model of USS Constitution, on display at the Eisenhower Center in Abilene

Photo courtesy Kansas State University

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