Presentation model of three parallel plate fission chambers

Made:
1966 in England
maker:
Twentieth Century Electronics Limited

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Presentation model of three parallel plate fission chambers made of aluminium, stainless steel and copper respectively. Used for research reactor experiments and manufactured by staff from 20th Century Electronics Ltd. The model was made for, and given to, Gilbert Tomes by his workforce at 20th Century Electronics (Later Centronic Ltd)

Details

Category:
Nuclear Physics
Object Number:
2000-1514
Materials:
aluminium (metal), copper (metal), felt, plastic (unidentified), stainless steel and steel (metal)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Gilbert Tomes