canal ray


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canal ray

n
(General Physics) physics a stream of positive ions produced in a discharge tube by allowing them to pass through holes in the cathode
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2) examine the property, prominently an invariable redshift, of moving atom radiation as informed by the hydrogen canal ray experiment [1] of Ives and Stilwell performed at the Bell Labs in 1938 for a thorougher investigation of the associated anomalous Doppler effect then known.
In their experiment on fast moving hydrogen canal ray spectral emission[1], Ives and Stilwell let positively charged hydrogen ions [H.
Stilwell's experiment on moving hydrogen canal rays (J.