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Ion chamber

Figure-eight-shaped chamber. Instruments like this used in India (1936 and 1940), Canada (1937), and the US (1936-38, 1940, 1946). This one, No. 14, used to correlate measurements made in the 1930s with those made in 1950s and 1960s with the pulse-type chamber. Manufacturer: Caltech Physics Shop.

ID: 1970-00010
Millikan, Robert Andrews, 1868-1953 (Experimental Physicist, Nobel Laureate, Caltech President)

Creation Jan. 1, 1936

LENGTH: 11.5 inches tall approx.; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Physics

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