E. O. Lawrence

(redirected from Ernest Lawrence)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Ernest Lawrence: Enrico Fermi, cyclotron
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for E. O. Lawrence

United States physicist who developed the cyclotron (1901-1958)

References in periodicals archive ?
Hiltzik's latest book is not a straightforward biography of Ernest Lawrence but, rather, a study of how science served political ends at a particular point in American history.
With the help of Ernest Lawrence, a Nobel Prize-winning physicist and California scientific entrepreneur, Teller persuaded Congress to create a second design lab in Livermore, Calif.
At this time, he formed his partnership with Ernest Lawrence of Berkeley, which over the next 20 years became an incredibly productive mix of vision and means.
in theoretical physics and mathematics from the California Institute of Technology in 1950 and joined the Berkeley Lab in 1951 as head of the Theoretical Physics Group at the request of Ernest Lawrence.
Baseball historians believe that Stockton (once nicknamed "Mudville") isthe model for the setting of Ernest Lawrence Thayer's classic Casey at the Bat.
Thanks to the advent of the laser and an optical technique called mode-locking, today researchers can readily generate light pulses in the femtosecond range, one ten-thousandth the duration of the briefest beat made by Ernest Lawrence and J.
4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The makers of Johnnie Walker(R), the world's best selling brand of Scotch Whisky, today announced the debut of a new integrated web, print and out-of-home (OOH) ad campaign that celebrates the journey of "Mighty Casey," the fictional baseball player at the center of the 1888 legendary poem "Casey at the Bat," by Ernest Lawrence Thayer.