Frederic Palmer is watching the rise and fall of a minute oil drop for purpose of measuring the charge on one electron

Dr. Palmer is watching the rise and fall of a minute oil drop for purpose of measuring the charge on one electron. The apparatus is of his design, following that of  R. A. Millikan, and has been used for student instruction at Haverford College for the past 25 years., Credit Line: Photograph by Kenneth A. Wright, Haverford College, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: Dr. Palmer is watching the rise and fall of a minute oil drop for purpose of measuring the charge on one electron. The apparatus is of his design, following that of R. A. Millikan, and has been used for student instruction at Haverford College for the past 25 years.
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Palmer, Frederic, 1878-1967
Date Created: January 29, 1941
Credit Line: Photograph by Kenneth A. Wright, Haverford College, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Palmer Frederic F1