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Edith Varian Cockcroft         
  • Typical dinner plate, circa 1940, by Edith Varian Cockcroft
  • Edith Varian Cockcroft wearing one of her patented printed-silk blouses, published in ''The Woman's Journal'', 1921
AMERICAN PAINTER, DESIGNER, INVENTOR AND CERAMIST
Edith Varian Cockcroft (February 6, 1881 – October 19, 1962) was a Brooklyn-born painter, designer, inventor and ceramist, who exhibited at venues including the Paris Salon, National Academy of Design and Art Institute of Chicago. She was known for portraits of nudes posed against vibrant fabric backdrops as well as landscape paintings, often depicting European seacoasts.
Cockcroft–Walton generator         
ELECTRIC CIRCUIT WHICH GENERATES A HIGH DC VOLTAGE FROM A LOW VOLTAGE AC OR PULSING DC INPUT
Cockroft Walton multiplier; Cockcroft Walton; Greinacher multiplier; Cockcroft-Walton generator; Cockcroft-Walton voltage multiplier; Cockcroft-Walton accelerator; Cockcroft–Walton accelerator
The Cockcroft–Walton (CW) generator, or multiplier, is an electric circuit that generates a high DC voltage from a low-voltage AC or pulsing DC input. It was named after the British and Irish physicists John Douglas Cockcroft and Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton, who in 1932 used this circuit design to power their particle accelerator, performing the first artificial nuclear disintegration in history.
John Cockcroft (politician)         
BRITISH POLITICIAN (BORN 1934)
John Hoyle Cockroft; John Cockroft (politician); John Hoyle Cockcroft
John Hoyle Cockcroft (born 6 July 1934)John Cockcroft listing at Debrett's website. Accessed 1 February 2010.