Luis Alvarez: Dinosaurs, Pyramids, and Bubble Chambers

Luis Alvarez: Dinosaurs, Pyramids, and Bubble Chambers

In this lesson plan, students will learn about the life of experimental physicist Luis W. Alvarez, as well as his contributions to particle physics. The activities in this guide are meant to highlight Alvarez’ contributions to physics, while the readings are meant to highlight Luiz’ other works in radar systems and extinction theories.