Collision of an alpha-ray with a hydrogen atom

Made:
1937 in London

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Photograph showing the collision of an alpha-ray with a hydrogen atom. Photograph, diagram and text mounted on a grey
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Photograph showing the collision of an alpha-ray with a hydrogen atom.
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Photograph showing the collision of an alpha-ray with a hydrogen atom. Diagram of the event.
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. Enquiries to Science Museum, London
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. Enquiries to Science Museum, London

Diagram and atom track photograph showing the collision of an alpha-ray with a hydrogen atom, on card mount (passe-partout framing without glass) with label, by Science museum photograpers, London, 1937.

Details

Category:
Nuclear Physics
Object Number:
1937-717
Materials:
cardboard, paper (fibre product)
Measurements:
overall (mount): 320 mm x 310 mm x 3 mm, .011 kg
photograph: 192 mm x 127 mm
type:
diagram
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
  • photograph
  • positive - photograph
  • photographic print
credit:
Science Museum Photographer

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