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Encyclopedia > Experimentalist

A blanket term for all sorts of scientists engaged more in experimental activity than on the theoretical side of the various sciences. This article is about the profession. ... From Latin ex- + -periri (akin to periculum attempt). ... In mathematics, theory is used informally to refer to a body of knowledge about mathematics. ... // What is science? There are different theories of what science is. ...

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Theorists, experimentalists, … and the like, at CERN (952 words)
In the middle of it, the experimentalist says "Wait a minute", studies the chart for a second and says "Oops, this is upside down." He fixes it.
A theorist, an experimentalist, or an accelerator physicist, are all technicians aimed at serving Physics, and are therefore to be only placed on the same footing.
Experimentalists are bound to understand the theory as well as theorists should understand the experiment, so as to allow the ultimate equation to be produced in an efficient way.
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