Radiation-shielding door to NRL's cyclotron

A 60-ton radiation shielding door guards the entrance to NRL's cyclotron vault, where the accelerated particles are generated for the production of neutron beams to be used in the therapy tests., Credit Line: Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Abstract/Description: A 60-ton radiation shielding door guards the entrance to NRL's cyclotron vault, where the accelerated particles are generated for the production of neutron beams to be used in the therapy tests.
Subject(s): Equipment and supplies
Particle accelerators
Particle Accelerator
Credit Line: Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Catalog ID: Particle Accelerator H2