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Electric Discharge in Gas at Low Pressure

Nature volume 130, page 481 (24 September 1932) | Download Citation



DR. I. LANGMUIR presented an interesting review of the electrical properties of the discharge in gas at low pressure, at the recent International Electrical Congress held at Paris. The advances made in this field in the last nine years, which have completely revolutionised our outlook, have come largely from his laboratory and from that of Prof. K. T. Compton.

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