Ernest Orlando Lawrence


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Noun1.Ernest Orlando Lawrence - United States physicist who developed the cyclotron (1901-1958)
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THE TOPIC: Ernest Orlando Lawrence, born to immigrants in South Dakota in 1901, revolutionized the field of nuclear physics.
US Secretary of Energy Steven Chu has announced the winners of the 2011 Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award for their outstanding contributions in research and development supporting the Department of Energy and its missions.
The ALS, a particle accelerator that generates X-rays for research, is housed under the iconic dome built by Nobel Prize winner Ernest Orlando Lawrence for his 184-inch cyclotron in the 1930s.
In 2004, Quest Diagnostics co-exclusively licensed certain ion mobility patents for lipoprotein analysis from Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory ("Berkeley Lab") (Berkeley, C, and subsequently utilized the patent rights to develop its own test.