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Archives, History & Records Office

Archives, History & Records Office | SLAC Research Library |

Last Updated: 08/26/2020

Hours: By appointment Monday-Friday during regular work hours.


Contact:

Archives E-mail: slacarc[@]slac.stanford.edu
RM E-mail: recordsmgt[@]slac.stanford.edu
Phone: (650)926-3091
Post: SLAC Archives and History Office, M/S 82, 2575 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025.

Office Location: Bldg.50, Rm.122

Burton Richter Story


My story about Burt is...
When I fist became DG of KEK , Burt just took over the DG position of SLAC after Panofsky.
Burt and I worked together towards the construction of B-factory occasionally competing and occasionally collaborating.
Burt and I shared a common passion on the linear collider and worked closely together.
When I told Burt about the long base line neutrino beam, he showed strong interest and he offered some SLAC dipole magnets to be used in KEK. It was very helpful.
Burt and I worked together in many committees including ICFA, US-Japan Committee for High Energy Physics, Subcommittee of UNESCO on large facility, FULC for ILC, etc..
There are many, many photos but I attach just one ....

Hirotaka Sugawara
KEK

Burton Richter and
Hirotaka Sugawara with group at KEK, Japan

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