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1959 - J. J. Weeks is about to lower the sample, suspended by a wire, into the oil.

CRYSTALLIZATION

E&MP 9.014

Dielectric Research

October 26, 1959

Studying the crystallization of dielectrics at the National Bureau of Standards.

As the specific volume of a specimen is affected by crystallinity, studies involve weighing the sample in silicone oil--a medium of known density.

J. J. Weeks is about to lower the sample, suspended by a wire, into the oil.

28217-1-2386 (figure 13)

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National Bureau of Standards



National Museum of American History

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