Construction of bubble chamber at BNL

Construction of bubble chamber at BNL

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Caption: Construction of the "80-inch" (200 cm) liquid hydrogen bubble chamber at the Brookhaven National Laboratory, Long Island, in 1965. The photo shows the "safety chamber" (centre) being moved into place. It fitted onto the "front" of the bubble chamber, next to the glass window, & was designed to catch glass fragments & hydrogen if the window should break. The 80- inch achieved fame in 1964 when it discovered the omega- minus particle.

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Keywords: bnl, brookhaven national, bubble chamber, detector research, laboratory, particle physics laboratory

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