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Luis Alvarez and the development of the bubble chamber

Author: Amy Allison
Publisher: Bear, Del. : Mitchell Lane Pub., ©2003.
Series: Unlocking the secrets of science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : English
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Examines the life of the physicist who, among other achievements, was awarded the 1968 Nobel Prize for physics for developing the hydrogen bubble chamber, a powerful tool for tracking atomic particles.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Luis W Alvarez; Luis W Alvarez; Luis W Alvarez; Luis W Alvarez
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Allison
ISBN: 1584151404 9781584151401
OCLC Number: 49226202
Description: 48 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Nobel prize --
Falling in love with physics --
Making a name in physics --
Luie's gadgets --
Developing the bubble chamber --
Benefits of the bubble chamber --
Dinosaurs and other discoveries --
Chronology --
Timeline --
Further reading --
Glossary of terms --
Index.
Series Title: Unlocking the secrets of science.
Responsibility: Amy Allison.

Abstract:

Examines the life of the physicist who, among other achievements, was awarded the 1968 Nobel Prize for physics for developing the hydrogen bubble chamber, a powerful tool for tracking atomic particles.

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