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atomic pioneers

Moore, William

atomic pioneers

from Irish castle to Manhattan Project.

by Moore, William

  • 341 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physicists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Chemists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Physicists.,
  • Chemists.

  • About the Edition

    Highlights in the lives of twelve scientists, dating from the seventeenth century to the present, whose experiments contributed to the coming of the Atomic Age.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC15 .M6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4766045M
    LC Control Number78113508

      Julius Robert Oppenheimer (/ ˈ ɒ p ə n ˌ h aɪ m ər /; Ap – Febru ) was an American theoretical physicist and professor of physics at the University of California, eimer was the wartime head of the Los Alamos Laboratory and is among those who are credited with being the "father of the atomic bomb" for their role in the Manhattan Project, the World Atomic John. A truck driver uncovers secrets about the first nuclear bombs. who won a Pulitzer Prize, in , for his dazzling and meticulous book “The Making of the Atomic Bomb.” But the

      beryllium into uranium (atomic number 92). They were surprised to find lighter elements, such asbarium (atomic number 56), in the leftover materials. Enrico Fermi, an Italian physicist, led the team of scientists who created the first self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction. 4 These elements had about half the atomic mass of :// History of Nuclear   Rutherford, Radioactivity, and the Atomic Nucleus Helge Kragh* Abstract Modern atomic and nuclear physics took its start in the early part of the twentieth century, to a large extent based upon experimental investigations of radioactive phenomena. Foremost among the pioneers of the new kind of physics was Ernest

    While the atomic bomb held terrifying possibilities for the future, it was also an idol for certain the American public to worship. Despite its theoretical conception in Germany, its gestation in Great Britain, and the major contributions to its birth by foreigners like Enrico Fermi and Edward Teller, the bomb seemed uniquely American. 1 Born in the wild New Mexico desert out sheer force of   Vanguard of American Atomic Deterrence: The Sandia Pioneers, By James L. Abrahamson and Paul H. Carew. (Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, Pp. xxiii, $65 cloth.) There are scores of books about the Manhattan Project and the birth of the atomic bomb. The main outlines and key figures of that extraordinary story are well known. But


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