Electrostatic generator

Robert J. Van de Graaff (left) explains his electrostatic generator to Karl T. Compton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology President, shortly after his demonstration at the APS meeting., Credit Line: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Museum and Smithsonian Institution, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: Robert J. Van de Graaff (left) explains his electrostatic generator to Karl T. Compton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology President, shortly after his demonstration at the APS meeting.
Subject(s): Electric generators
Portraits, Group
Van de Graaff, Robert Jemison, 1901-1967
Compton, K. T. (Karl Taylor), 1887-1954
Date Created: 1931
Credit Line: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Museum and Smithsonian Institution, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Van de Graaff Robert C2