The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Paul Pigott Professor in the Physical Sciences, Emeritus and Director Emeritus, Stanford Linear Accelerator Center
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
2575 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park,California 94025 USA
Stanford,California 94025 USA
"For pioneering contributions to the development of electron accelerators, including circular and linear colliders, synchrotron light sources, and for discoveries in elementary particle physics and contributions to energy policy."
Award presented by President Barack Obama at a ceremony in the East Room of the White House on November 20, 2014.