The Van de Graaff Generator, 1933 Feature Summary

Type:
From Physics Research
Title:
Van de Graaff Generator
Description:
This MIT time-lapse photo shows the historic Van de Graaff electrostatic accelerator during a test run--you can find out more and view related photos at Illustration from Report on Van de Graaff Generator.  To learn about the Van de Graaff accelerator, see this page from the Nuclear Wallchart website.
Image:
image credit: Institute Archives and Special Collections, MIT Libraries, Cambridge, Massachusetts; <a href="http://libraries.mit.edu/archives/exhibits/van-de-graaff/" target="_blank">image source</a>; <a href="http://www.physicstogo.com/images/features/MITvandegr_large.jpg " target="_blank">larger image</a>
image credit: Institute Archives and Special Collections, MIT Libraries, Cambridge, Massachusetts; image source; larger image
Image URL:
http://www.compadre.org/Informal/images/features/MITvandegr_large.jpg
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March 16, 2008 - April 1, 2008