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Title: Invention and History of the Bubble Chamber (LBNL Summer Lecture Series)

Summer Lecture Series 2006: Don Glaser won the 1960 Nobel Prize for Physics for his 1952 invention of the bubble chamber at Berkeley Lab, a type of particle detector that became the mainstay of high-more »energy physics research throughout the 1960s and 1970s. He discusses how, inspired by bubbles in a glass of beer, he invented the bubble chamber and detected cosmic-ray muons.« less
Title: Invention and History of the Bubble Chamber (LBNL Summer Lecture Series)
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Publication Date: 2006-07-12
OSTI Identifier: 1009233
DOE Contract Number: AC02-05CH11231
Other Number(s): TRN: US1102291
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: Summer Lecture Series, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California (United States), presented on July 12, 2006
Research Org: Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC); Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Subject: 72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS ; BUBBLE CHAMBERS ; BUBBLES ; GLASS ; INVENTIONS ; MUONS ; PHYSICS ; COSMIC RAY MUONS ; PARTICLE DETECTORS ; BUBBLE CHAMBER
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:57:31
System Entry Date: 2018-01-12