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Edwards Accelerator Laboratory - 50 Years of Discovery

graphic with 50 Year Anniversary headline
Participation Drive
12 Donors
40%
Towards goal of 30 Donors
$3,279.00 Raised
Project has ended
Project ended on October 29, at 11:59 PM EDT
Project Owners
Donors Celebrating 50 Years of Discovery at the Edwards Accelerator Laboratory
Rank State Gifts
1 OH 5
2 FL 1
2 NY 1

Anonymous

In Memory of Parents Hirannaiah & Subbalakshamma

Oct 29, 2021

Anonymous

Oct 17, 2021

William

Kilinskas

$150

Oct 10, 2021

DAVID STRAW

In Honor of Dr Roger Finlay

$150

Oct 06, 2021

Anonymous

$50

Sep 25, 2021

Andrea

Richard

$50

Sep 24, 2021

Cody

Parker

Sep 24, 2021

Carl

Brune

$19.62

Sep 24, 2021

Roxanne

Male-Brune

$150

Sep 24, 2021

David

Ingram

Sep 11, 2021

Lori

Bauer

$50

Sep 08, 2021

Jason Martin

In Honor of Edward Sadowski

$50

Sep 02, 2021
Levels
Choose a giving level

$19.62

Finlay

Nuclear physics at Ohio University was started in 1962 with the hiring of Professor Roger Finlay

$50

Legacy

It's been a half-century of discovery at the Edwards Accelerator Laboratory with first design-voltage operations in 1971

$150

Cockroft-Walton Accelerator

This gift level recognizes that the initial research program utilized a small 150-kV Cockroft-Walton accelerator for generating neutrons

$450

Accelerator

This gift level recognizes the 4.5-MV tandem accelerator which was funded by a $1M grant awarded by the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission to Ohio U in 1967

$1,971

Discovery

The accelerator itself took 18 months to manufacture and over 10 months to install, with the first experiments starting in 1971