|Richard Edward (Dick) Taylor,
professor emeritus of physics at Stanford University and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, was an early user of the 2-mile-long
linear accelerator at SLAC and carried out experiments that earned him and his colleagues from MIT the 1990 Nobel Prize in Physics.
A towering figure, both physically and professionally, Dick was an integral part of life at SLAC for decades...In an effort to
celebrate and remember him, we'd like to collect any of your "Dick Taylor Stories" that you would like to share
with us, be they funny, serious, casual,
profound ... or somewhere in-between.
|From Friends at DESY
We were very sad to learn ...read more...
|From Michel Davier
I met Dick for the first time
|From Michael "Ed" Riordan
My first encounter with Dick Taylor came
|From Roger Coombes
In later years at SLAC I found it best
Dick Taylor, May 23, 2007 (Diana Rogers, SLAC)
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