The Millikan experiment

United States, 1959

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Episode of Series “PSSC physics”.
Simplified experiment substituting standard spheres for oil drops; analysis of the charge related to the velocity of the sphere across field of view of microscope emphasises the evidence that charge comes in natural units that are all alike; numerous changes of charge are shown, produced by X-rays.

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production company

Educational Services

Duration

00:29:25:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1959

Appears in

PSSC physics

Group of items

PSSC physics

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ACMI Identifier

322216

Language

English

Subject categories

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → X-rays

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Physics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science - Experiments

Mathematics, Science & Technology → X-rays

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Short films → Short films - United States

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Sound

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16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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