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Ed Lofgren, Pioneering ‘Rad Lab’ Physicist, Dies at 102


Lofgren, who died on Sept. 6, played key roles in many projects throughout the Lab’s history. He was a close associate of E.O. Lawrence, and chief physicist for the development, construction, and operation of the Bevatron. He also served as associate laboratory director, and was the first director of the Accelerator Division. He retired in 1979. More>

A memorial service will be held at Piedmont Gardens, 110 41st St. in Oakland, at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 1.