Richard Rosa shown with Avco Everett Research Laboratory's experimental Magnetohydrodynamic power generator

Richard Rosa shown with Avco Everett Research Laboratory's experimental Magnetohydrodynamic power generator as it successfully lit a bank of 228 50-watt bulbs for the first time. The device represented a first step in application of the MHD theory to generation of commercial electric power., Credit Line: Avco Research Laboratory, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Abstract/Description: Richard Rosa shown with Avco Everett Research Laboratory's experimental Magnetohydrodynamic power generator as it successfully lit a bank of 228 50-watt bulbs for the first time. The device represented a first step in application of the MHD theory to generation of commercial electric power.
Subject(s): Equipment and supplies
Laboratories
Rosa, Richard J.
Date Created: November 19, 1959
Credit Line: Avco Research Laboratory, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Catalog ID: Rosa Richard F1