Fermilab History and Archives Project

E-36 personnel on April 18, 1973. Back row, from left: Ryuji Yamada, Steve Olsen, Leonid Zolin, Ernie Malamud, Yuri Pilipenko, Anatole Kuznetsov, Dick Carrigan, Rod Cool, Konstantin Goulianos. Front row, from left: Dan Gross, Boris Morozov, Adrian Melissinos, Vladimir Popov, Victor Bartenev, Vladimir Nikitin. Photo: Fermilab Forty-three years ago today, Fermilab’s experimental program began when E-36, the lab’s first experiment, started testing equipment in the newly achieved 100-GeV beam. E-36, the Small Angle Proton-Proton Scattering Experiment, had been approved on…