Nobel laureate and experimental high-energy physics pioneer, Georges Charpak, passed away on Tuesday, September 28th, 2010.
Fermilab Director, Pier Oddone:
It would be hard to find an experimentalist today who has not used one of Charpak’s inventions.
French President, Nicolas Sarkozy:
[Charpak was a] great humanitarian whose life and commitment are an example for the nation and its youth.
See his obituary in Fermilab Today.