- Lee C. Teng
Lee C. Teng is a senior physicist emeritus at the
Advanced Photon Sourceof the Argonne National Laboratory(ANL). He has made numerous contributions to the field of accelerator physics.
Career [ [http://cerncourier.com/cws/article/cern/31530 "Lee Teng: a passion for the accelerator fast lane", Cern Courrier, Oct. 17, 2007] ]
Lee Teng left his native
Chinain 1947 to attend graduate school in physics at the University of Chicago.
Since receiving his PhD in 1951, Lee has worked at the
University of Minnesota, the Wichita State University, Argonne National Laboratory, and the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory(Fermilab) .
In 1993, Teng took a two year leave of absence from Fermilab to serve as the founding director of whatis now the
National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center(NSRRC) in Taiwan.
In 2007, the
American Physical Societyawarded Teng the [http://www.aps.org/programs/honors/prizes/wilson.cfm Robert R. Wilson Prize for Achievement in the Physics of Particle Accelerators] [ [http://www.aps.org/programs/honors/prizes/prizerecipient.cfm?name=Lee%20C%2E%20Teng&year=2007 APS 2007 Robert R. Wilson Award announcement] ] .
The [http://www.illinoisacceleratorinstitute.org/ "Lee Teng Undergraduate Internship in Accelerator Science and Engineering"] was created in Teng's honor.
* [http://www-bd.fnal.gov/icfabd/Newsletter35.pdf "Lee Teng's Autobiography: Accelerators and I", ICFA Newsletter No. 35, p. 8, 2004]
* [http://cerncourier.com/cws/article/cern/31530 "Lee Teng: a passion for the accelerator fast lane", Cern Courrier, Oct. 17, 2007]
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