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physicist

Jean-Marc Gaillard, French physicist. Recipient Academy of Sciences prize, 1989.

Background

Gaillard, Jean-Marc was born on January 22, 1934 in St. Laurent du Cros, France. Son of Albert Henri and Aimee Suzanne (Tholozan) Gaillard.

Education

Degree in engineering, Ecole Polytechnic, Paris, 1955. Licence in Science, University Toulouse, 1957. Phd in Physics, University Paris, 1963.

Career

Physicist French Atomic Energy Commission, Saclay, France, 1957-1959. Research associate Columbia University, New York City, 1959-1962. Senior physicist European Organization for Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1962-1971.

Director of research Center National de la Research Science, Paris, since 1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field.

Connections

Married Mary Katharine Ralph, August 5, 1961 (divorced November 1983). Children: Alain, Dominique, Bruno. Married Lynn Silverman, August 22, 1985.

1 child, Philippe.

father:
Albert Henri Gaillard

mother:
Aimee Suzanne (Tholozan) Gaillard

spouse:
Mary Katharine Ralph

spouse:
Lynn Silverman

child:
Alain Gaillard

child:
Dominique Gaillard

child:
Bruno Gaillard

child:
Philippe Gaillard