All staff and on-site users are invited to an informal reception honoring the contributions and accomplishments of Hermann Grunder, Jefferson Lab's founding director, on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
Tuesday, Oct 25, 2011 from 3:30 - 5 p.m.
in the CEBAF Center atrium
A short program will begin at 3:30 p.m.
The cutting of a special cake will follow, with light snacks and beverages.
Past and present members of the Jefferson Lab community and Department of Energy Site Office staff, on-site users and special guests are invited to celebrate Hermann's many scientific and programmatic accomplishments, and his years of distinguished service to the international nuclear physics community and the national laboratory system.
Hermann's insight, leadership and conviction made CEBAF the first large accelerator to use superconducting radiofrequency technology and set the stage for accelerator industrialization, advanced capabilities and precision research in the 21st century.
Submitted: Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 3:00pm