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Former Lab Physicist Alper Garren Passes Away

Garren contributed to the design and orbit theory of the Bevatron, the 88-Inch Cyclotron, the Advanced Light Source, Fermilab’s Proton Synchrotron, and CERN’s Large Proton-Proton Storage Rings, among many other accelerators. He collaborated with scientists around the world, sharing his ideas with colleagues and mentoring his students. He passed away on June 25. He was 92. More>

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  1. Alan Jackson says:

    My mentor and my inspiration. A giant in the history of lattice design and particle dynamics.
    A genuinely gentle man, with a truly generous spirit.
    His insights live on through all modern accelerators, and many accelerator physicists.


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