The Westinghouse Atom Smasher at the site of the research laboratories in Forest Hills, PA

The Westinghouse Atom Smasher at the site of the research laboratories in Forest Hills, PA, shortly after its construction in 1937.  The atom smasher, an accelerator of the Van de Graaff type, was used for research in nuclear physics., Credit Line: Westinghouse Photo, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: The Westinghouse Atom Smasher at the site of the research laboratories in Forest Hills, PA, shortly after its construction in 1937. The atom smasher, an accelerator of the Van de Graaff type, was used for research in nuclear physics.
Subject(s): Equipment and supplies
Particle accelerators
Nuclear physics--Research
Forest Hills (Pa.)
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Credit Line: Westinghouse Photo, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Westinghouse H1