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George Kenneth Green, also called Kenneth Green, was an American accelerator physicist.

Background

Green, Arthur George was born on December 14, 1911 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of George Jacob and Clara Pauline (Moeffert) Green.

Education

Green studied at the University of California, Berkeley, where he belonged to the group of Ernest Lawrence.

Career

Later, he worked at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) with Milton Stanley Livingston. After the discovery of Strong focusing by Ernest Courant et al., Green implemented the idea into the design of the Alternating Gradient Synchrotron, collaborating with John Blewett. He was later working on the proposal for the National Synchrotron Light Source, which construction was begun in 1978.

Collaborating with Renate Chasman, he developed the Chasman-Green lattice, which was later used for storage rings of synchrotron light sources.

Membership

Former president Junior Achievemnt of Columbus. President Central Ohio Council Boy Scouts American, since 1973. Board directors Metropolitan Young Men’s Christian Association, Columbus, since 1972, Childrens Hospital, 1974-1987, Center of Science and Industry, 1974-1987.

Member National Association Accountants (past president Columbus), Finance Executives Institute (past president Columbus), Columbus Chamber of C. (director 1972-1976). Clubs: Controllers, Columbus Country, Masons.

Connections

Married Josephine Virginia Courtright, September 24, 1938. Children– George Frederick, Sarajo Courtright.

father:
George Jacob Green

mother:
Clara Pauline (Moeffert) Green

spouse:
Josephine Virginia Courtright

child:
George Frederick Green

child:
Sarajo Courtright Green