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Milk Drop Coronet (series)

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: negative
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Date made: 1933 (?)

This series of high-speed photographs, likely taken in 1933, shows the sequence of a milkdrop falling onto a plate covered in a shallow layer of milk, forming a coronet shape and then dissolving. (CC)


HEE-NC-33003

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thumbnail Edgerton, Harold Eugene
American
1903-1990; electrical engineer; professor
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