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ERIC Number: EJ1002739
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Sep
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0031-9120
A Sensitive Cloud Chamber without Radioactive Sources
Zeze, Syoji; Itoh, Akio; Oyama, Ayu; Takahashi, Haruka
Physics Education, v47 n5 p574-578 Sep 2012
We present a sensitive diffusion cloud chamber which does not require any radioactive sources. A major difference from commonly used chambers is the use of a heat sink as its bottom plate. The result of a performance test of the chamber is given. (Contains 8 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Japan