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Light-Pressure Tube

Neher, H. V. (1961) Light-Pressure Tube. American Journal of Physics, 29 (10). pp. 666-668. ISSN 0002-9505.

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A device for demonstrating the pressure of light is here described. With present-day techniques it is not only possible to produce a gas pressure sufficiently low to reduce the radiometer effects to a negligible value compared with the light pressure effect, but it is also possible to maintain such a vacuum in a sealed-off tube for long periods of time.

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