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Wu Chien-shiung F1

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Wu Chien-shiung F1

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Image title: 
Chien-shiung Wu performing nuclear physics experiments with a magnetic beta spectrograph
Credit line: 
American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT), courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection

Dr. Chien-shiung Wu's favorite picture showing her performing nuclear physics experiments with a magnetic beta spectrograph in her laboratory at Columbia University, New York, New York. Image included in Teaching Module 'Women in Science Illustrated Interviews', 1975.

Photo date: 
circa 1958
Original format: 
3 photographic prints (black and white; 9.5 x 6 inches and 7 x 5 inches)
Wu, C. S. (Chien-shiung), 1912-1997