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School of Physics and Astronomy
A web-site dedicated to the
The Spark Chamber
A brief Introduction to the world of Particle Physics
What is a Spark Chamber?
Detectors and the Particle Physicist
What does a Spark Chamber detect?
Where do Cosmic Rays come from?
Types of particle
How does a Spark Chamber work?
Why does the Spark Chamber Spark?
Photographs of a Spark Chamber
References and Acknowledgements
Web-site written and constructed by
Stephen A. Bull