Definition of Bevatron

1. Noun. A cyclotron that accelerates protons up to several billion electron volts.

Generic synonyms: Cyclotron



Definition of Bevatron

1. Noun. A particle accelerator of the 1950s, capable of imparting energies of billions of electron volts. ¹

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Definition of Bevatron

1. a proton accelerator [n -S]

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Literary usage of Bevatron

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1. Proceedings of the Sixth Meeting of the Task Force on Shielding Aspects of by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2004)
"BJ, "Method of Calculation of the Shielding Enclosure for the Berkeley bevatron". Proc. First Int. Conference on Shielding Around High-energy Accelerators. ..."

2. C-O-R Generalized Functions, Current Algebras, and Control by Robert Hermann (1994)
"It was not until a host of new particles was discovered in cosmic rays and then at accelerators like the bevatron in Berkeley in the late 1950's that a ..."

3. Shielding Aspects of Accelerators, Targets and Irradiation Facilities by OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (2005)
"REFERENCES [I] Moyer, BJ, Evaluation of Shielding Required for the Improved bevatron, Rep. UCRL-9796, Lawrence Berkeley Lab., Berkeley, CA (1961). ..."

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