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Charpak Georges D4

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Charpak Georges D4

Image title: 
Sens, Charpak, Muller, Farley and Zichichi Write on Blackboard
Credit line: 
CERN Photo, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

Left to right: Johannes C. Sens, Georges Charpak, Theo Muller, Francis Farley, and Antonio Zichichi celebrating the first time they saw muons working 1000 turns in the 6m magnet at CERN in October-November 1960. The diagram on the blackboard is an interpretation of their "g-2" experiment on the synchrocyclotron.

Photo date: 
February 20, 1961
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 7 x 4.5 inches)
Charpak, Georges
Zichichi, Antonino
Farley, Francis J. M.