Spiro awarded Lagarrigue Prize

10 January 2020
Michel Spiro

The 2018 André Lagarrigue Prize has been awarded to Michel Spiro, research director emeritus at CEA, for the exemplary nature of his career, from both a scientific and managerial point of view. Spiro contributed, among other things, to the discovery of the W and Z bosons with the UA1 experiment, was the initiator and spokesperson of the EROS experiment, and played a major role in the GALLEX experiment. He has held several senior positions at CEA and CNRS and from 2010–2013 was president of the CERN Council.

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