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Catalog Number 12.0008.032
Object Name Chamber, Specimen
Title Microcalorimeter Sample Chamber
Description Aluminum canister. The bottom has a blue amphenol plug. The top has threads inside. Inside on a platform is a copper base disk with silver paint; underneath that is diodes, etc.
Accession number 12.0008
Caption Microcalorimeter Sample Chamber
Catalog date 2012-10-24
Catalog type History
Provenance Used with Drs. William A. Hagins and Shuko Yoshikami's microcalorimeter for investigating how the eye changes light into vision via the dark current. The specimen was placed on a disk, the disk put on top of an electrode, and the top screwed back on. The chamber was then connected to the microcalorimeter.
Number of images 2
Updated 2017-05-05
Condition Good
Credit line Courtesy of Dr. Shuko Yoshikami
Organizations NIH; NIDDK (National Institute for Diabetes Digestive and Kidney Disease)
Buildings Building 2
Building 5
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Hagins, William A.
Yoshikami, Shuko