Livingston, M. Stanley (Milton Stanley)

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1905-05-25
Death 1986-08-25
Gender:
Male
English

Biographical notes:

Milton Stanley Livingston, 1905-1986. Worked with E. O. Lawrence at Berkeley from 1931-1934 on the development of the cyclotron. He then taught at Dartmouth and Cornell before joining the Dept. of Physics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1938. He was in charge of the design, development, and construction of the Institute's first cyclotron and conducted research on its use as a source of radioactive materials during World War II. In 1956 he was appointed the first director of the Cambridge Electron Accelerator, built under his supervision by MIT and Harvard. He was also chairman of the Accelerator Project at Brookhaven National Laboratory, 1946-1948, and associate director of the National Accelerator at Batavia, Illinois, 1967-1970.

From the description of Relative Cost Chart, 1940. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80781569

Livingston was born in 1905; died in 1986.

From the description of Design features of the 200-GeV Accelerator, 1968. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80781606

Milton Stanley Livingston (1905-1986). Physicist.

From the description of Oral history interview with Milton Stanley Livingston, 1967 August 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81803008

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Subjects:

  • Cyclotrons--History
  • Cyclotrons
  • Nuclear physics--Congresses
  • Physics--Research
  • Particle accelerators--Design
  • World War, 1939-1945--Science
  • Nuclear physics

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  • Soviet Union (as recorded)