Al Tobias (wat4y) - Office: Gibson S123 & Physics 218, (434) 924-0538
Demonstrations are cataloged according to PIRA Bibliography
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Due to Physics Building renovations, the lead time to set up demo requests has increased due to the need to transport equipment across campus. Please be kind and let me know well ahead of time what you need.
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Purpose:To show the properties of Beta rays.
Procedure:Connect the coil to the electrodes of the discharge tubes and switch the coil on. The voltage can be adjusted with the voltage pot and the polarity can be switched with the + and - switch. Different tubes show various phenomena: