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Dave Nygren Wins APS Award for Time Projection Chamber

nygrenFormer Berkeley Lab physicist David Nygren is the co-recipient of the American Physical Society’s inaugural “Particles and Fields Instrumentation Award” for his invention in the 1970s of the Time Project Chamber, a cornerstone of particle and nuclear physics experiments. Veljko Radeka of Brookhaven National Lab was the co-recipient. More>


  1. Hi Dave,
    Congratulations….also thank you for turning AMANDA into ICECUBE and vastly improving the optics of VHE neutrino astronomy! Cheers and good luck…Bob Morse