McClintock, Peter V. E. (1974) Photographing a superfluid vortex. Nature, 251 (5472). pp. 189-190. ISSN 0028-0836Full text not available from this repository.
It has long been realised that superfluid helium cannot rotate bodily: it is believed that, instead, rotation of the container may result in the formation of one or more individual quantised vortex lines. Particular interest therefore attaches to a report by Williams and Packard of the University of California at Berkeley in a recent issue of Physical Review Letters (33, 280; 1974) that they have been successful in obtaining photographs apparently showing for the first time the positions of individual vortex lines in superfluid 4He.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Nature|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Professor P. V. E. McClintock|
|Deposited On:||11 May 2010 09:01|
|Last Modified:||09 Apr 2014 21:53|
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