Wilson cloud chamber

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apparatus that detects the path of high-energy particles passing through a supersaturated vapor

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The bomb was modified by Atzler and Lawes [11] to produce aerosol mixtures based on the Wilson cloud chamber technique [15].
--Aerosols were generated using the Wilson cloud chamber principle.
This Wilson cloud chamber effect is often noted in glass bell jar systems.
"Your own ten-year old may take a peek into his future in the murky ball of a midget Wilson cloud chamber, while you borrow his Geiger counter to go prospecting for Uranium," the magazine said.