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left to right: Chien-shiung Wu (1912-1997), Y.K. Lee, and L.W. Mo

Creator:
Beutler, Margarete 1876-1949
Title:
left to right: Chien-shiung Wu (1912-1997), Y.K. Lee, and L.W. Mo
Dates:
1963, 3/20/1963
Summary:
The experiments of Columbia University physicists (left to right) Chien-shiung Wu (1912-1997), Y.K. Lee, and L.W. Mo confirmed the theory of conservation of vector current. In the experiments, which took several months to complete, proton beams from Columbia's Van de Graaff accelerator were transmitted through pipes to strike a 2 mm. Boron target at the entrance to a spectrometer chamber
Cite As:
Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Topics:
Physics, Van de Graaff generator, Women scientists
Subjects:
Wu, C. S (Chien-shiung) 1912-1997, Lee, Y. K, Mo, L. W, Columbia University
Form/Genre:
Black-and-white photographs
Local Number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-1508]
Full Record:
http://siris-archives.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!siarchives&uri=full=3100001~!306590~!0#focus
left to right: Chien-shiung Wu (1912-1997), Y.K. Lee, and L.W. Mo, 1963, Smithsonian Institution Archives, SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-1508].

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