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Kamerlingh Onnes Heike F6

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Kamerlingh Onnes Heike F6

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Rob Gerritsen
Image title: 
Equipment for the liquefaction of helium in Kamerlingh Onnes Laboratory
Credit line: 
AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, gift of Rob and Jeroen Gerritsen

Kamerlingh Onnes Laboratory - The old but still in regular use installation for the liquefaction of helium. The liquid is captured underneath in a liquefactor protected by a metal shield (see arrow).

Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 6.5 x 5 inches)
Kamerlingh Onnes, Heike, 1853-1926