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Biography

AbstractImportant DatesOccupationPlacesSubjects

Relationships

PeopleInstitutions

Hermann Grunder

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Dates

December 4, 1931 – present

Authorized Form of Name

Grunder, Hermann, 1931-

Additional Forms of Names

Grunder, Hermann A.

Grunder, Hermann August

Biography

Abstract

Hermann August Grunder was Director of the Argonne National Laboratory (2000-2005). Other institutional affiliations included Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. His research interests included nuclear structure and heavy ion accelerators.

Important Dates

December 4, 1931Birth, Basel (Switzerland).

1958Obtained MS, Technische Hochschule, Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe (Germany).

1959 – 1985Bevatron Mechanical Engineer, Accelerator & Fusion Research Division (1959-1962); Group Leader, 88 Inch Cyclotron (1962-1964); Staff Scientist, Accelerator Division, Bevatron Development Group (1967-1973); Senior Staff Scientist, Accelerator Division, Group Leader, Super HILAC-Bevatron & Bevalac Operation & Development (1973-1979); and Deputy Director, General Science (1983-1985), Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley (Calif.).

1967Obtained PhD in Physics, University of Basel, Basel (Switzerland).

1985 – 2000Director, Thomas Jefferson National Acclerator Facility, Newport News (Va.).

2000 – 2005Director, Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont (Ill.).

Occupation

Nuclear physicist.

Places

Birth

Basel (Switzerland)

Graduate Education

Karlsruhe (Germany)

Basel (Switzerland)

Employment

Berkeley (Calif.)

Newport News (Va.)

Lemont (Ill.)

Subjects

Biophysics.

Heavy ion accelerators

Nuclear physics.

Nuclear structure.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Abrikosov, A. A. (Alekseĭ Alekseevich)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Bollinger, Lowell M. (Lowell Moyer)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Bowman, J. D. (J. David)

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Bucksbaum, Philip H.

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Campuzano, Juan Carlos

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Ceperley, David

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Clarke, John, 1942-

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Clauser, John F. (John Francis), 1942-

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Cohen, Marvin L.

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Crabtree, G. W.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Diamond, R. M.

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Drell, Persis S.

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Furth, H. P.

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory.

Hardy, John Christopher

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory.

Holt, R. J. (Roy J.)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Isaacs, Eric D.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Lee, Yuan Tseh, 1936-

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Lyneis, Claude, 1943-

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

McMillan, Edwin M. (Edwin Mattison), 1907-

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Nagamiya, S. (Shoji)

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Nygren, David R.

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Oddone, Piermaria J.

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Perlmutter, Saul

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Pieper, Steven C.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Poskanzer, Arthur M.

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Rosenfeld, Arthur H., 1926-

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Rosner, Robert

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Schiffer, John P.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Sessler, A. M. (Andrew Marienhoff)

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Shirley, David Arthur, 1934-

Both employed at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Steiner, Herbert M.

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory.

Stephens, F. S. (Frank Samuel)

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Taylor, Richard Edward, 1929-2018

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory.

Thouless, D. J.

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory.

Trilling, George H.

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory and Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.

Weinberg, Steven, 1933-

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory.

Wiringa, Robert Bruce

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Wojcicki, Stanley G., 1937-

Both employed at Lawrence Radiation Laboratory.

Institutions

Major Positions

Argonne National Laboratory

Director.

Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory

Staff Scientist, Accelerator Division, Bevatron Development Group; Senior Staff Scientist, Accelerator Division, Group Leader, Super HILAC-Bevatron & Bevalac Operation & Development; and Deputy Director, General Science.

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory

Bevatron Mechanical Engineer, Accelerator & Fusion Research Division; Group Leader, 88 Inch Cyclotron; and Staff Scientist, Accelerator Division, Bevatron Development Group (Berkeley campus).

Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (U.S.)

Director.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

Technische Hochschule Karlsruhe

Obtained MS (1958).

Universität Basel

Obtained PhD in Physics (1967).

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