In this paper I discuss the first observation of the neutrino by Frederick Reines, Clyde Cowan, and their collaborators. I also discuss how the physics community decided to reject the claim that a new, heavy, 17‐keV neutrino had been observed. Both are examples of good science.
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Research Article| June 19 2007
The Discovery and Nondiscovery of Neutrinos: The Reines Cowan Experiment and the 17Kev Neutrino
AIP Conf. Proc. 917, 12–23 (2007)
Allan Franklin; The Discovery and Nondiscovery of Neutrinos: The Reines Cowan Experiment and the 17Kev Neutrino. AIP Conf. Proc. 19 June 2007; 917 (1): 12–23. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2751935
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