Control room of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station

Highly automated control room of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in Pendleton, California. The elaborate system of dials, gauges and colored lights notifies operators instantaneously of any deviation from normal conditions.  Any one of approximately 60 types of malfunctions will cause an automatic shutdown of the plant until corrective adjustments are made., Credit Line: Southern California Edison Company, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Abstract/Description: Highly automated control room of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in Pendleton, California. The elaborate system of dials, gauges and colored lights notifies operators instantaneously of any deviation from normal conditions. Any one of approximately 60 types of malfunctions will cause an automatic shutdown of the plant until corrective adjustments are made.
Subject(s): Equipment and supplies
Nuclear Energy Plants
Credit Line: Southern California Edison Company, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Catalog ID: Nuclear Energy Plants F10