Max Einhorn, a pioneering gastroenterologist, was the inventor of the duodenal bucket, which combined with the string test
was an important early means of localizing gastroduodenal pathology.
The scope of the orders also includes the final full-load string test
that will be performed at GE's plant in Massa, Italy.
GE also will build a new facility for testing centrifugal compressors and will perform a partial load string test
for the steam turbine-driven compressor trains.
The Dresser-Rand compressors will be manufactured, and a full-load full-pressure string test
conducted, at Dresser-Rand's Olean, NY facility for delivery before 2005.
Meyer added that "The string test
was especially important because the construction schedule left no room for error after the pump packages arrived on site.
The String Test is an old wives' tale that uses the movement of a needle and thread to "predict" how many children a woman will have and the gender of each child in birth order.
I had the idea for packaging The String Test for years but did not have the time to implement the concept.
It will be no surprise if I have another, " laughs Flutie, "At less than five dollars The String Test is a lot cheaper than a sonogram or amino, and a lot more fun.
Existing facilities and equipment include: extensive cryogenic facilities and superconducting magnet tooling and test equipment in the Magnet Development Laboratory, the Magnet Test Laboratory and the Accelerator System String Test
Facility; the Central Facility, a 550,000 square foot building including office/training space, shop/lab space, a well-equipped machine shop, a liquid helium refrigerator and warehouse space; buildings for the linear accelerator as well as its negative hydrogen ion source and 2.
President Bush visited the String Test
Facility and was given a briefing on the test program during a tour of the SSC on July 30, 1992.
At the time, the papers relating to the string tests
were under a court "non-destruct" order.
The breadth of the string tests
, coupled with the pigeons' accuracy, suggest that virtual string tests
can be used in place of conventional string experiments-and with other animal species as well, the researchers said.