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Barrett Charles F1

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Barrett with X-Ray Spectrometer
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AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

'Shows X-ray spectrometer first used by [Arthur] Compton and [Samuel] Allison (see research reported in their book on X-rays) in the 1920s. Above the spectrometer is the cryostat used in diffraction studies at low temperatures (see [Charles] Bennett bibliography). Institute for the Study of Metals, University of Chicago.'. Cryostats; Low temperature research

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1 photographic print (black and white; 8 x 10 inches)
Barrett, C. S. (Charles Sanborn), 1902-