Calvin Laboratory

Built 1964. Melvin Calvin, molecular biology professor, won the 1961 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on photosynthesis. He designed a round lab so that everyone's office would open onto a central room, thus generating creative interaction.

Building Details

[under construction]

Pictures of Calvin Laboratory

The front side of Calvin Laboratory, facing northside. The access path to the main entrance is directly in front of the building

Calvin Lab

The main entrance to Calvin Laboratory, facing north. To the left of the entrance is an automatic door opener.

North Entrance


Chemistry, Biology, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory