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Call number:QC773.3.U5S424::1994 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:The Plutonium story: The Journals of professor Glenn T. Seaborg, 1939-1946
Author(s): Glenn Theodore Seaborg 1912-
Ronald L. Kathren (ed.)
Jerry B. Gough (ed.)
Gary T. Benefiel (ed.)
Date:1994
Publisher:Battelle Press: Columbus
Size:920 pgs.
Contents:1. The Search for Element 94, 2. The Plutonium Project: A New Urgency, 3. The Plutonium Pioneers: Setting Up Shop at the MET Lab in Chicago, 4. The Crucial Decision: The Bismuth Phosphate Process, 5. From Laboratory to Semiworks: Upscaling the Bismuth Phosphate Process, 6. From Pilot Plant Back to Labortory: The Problem of Plutonium Purification, 7. Plutonium from the Clinton Reactor, 8. The Hanford Engineer Works and the Reconfiguration of the Periodic Table, 9. Alchemy on an Industrial Scale: Plutonium form Hanford and A Pair of New Elements, 10. The Atomic bomb: Geopolitics in a New Light, 11. Science in the Limelight: Educating the Public, 12. New Beginnings
ISBN:9780935470758
Keywords: Atomic bomb - United States - History , Manhattan Project (U.S.) - History , Knowledge - Plutonium - History , Plutonium - Research - History , ISBN = 0935470751
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Call number:QC773.3.U5SE11 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Nuclear milestones: A Collection of speeches by Glenn T Seaborg, Chairman United States Energy Commission.
Author(s): Glenn Theodore Seaborg 1912-
Date:1971
Publisher:U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, Division of Technical information: Oak Ridge, Tenn
Size:138 pgs.
Contents:- Introduction, 307 Gilman Hall: Some Reminiscences, 25th Anniversary: The First Weighting of Plutonium, 25th Anniversary Celebration of the First Nuclear Chain Reaction, The Discovery of Uranium, Elements 95 and 96: 25 Years Ago, Of Arthur H. Compton: Some Remarks and Reminiscences, The Heritage of Ernest O. Lawrence: Dreamer in Action, J. Robert Oppenheimer: His Public Serivce and Human Contribution, Atomic Pioneer Award, Upon Presentation of the Enrico Fermi Awards
Keywords: Atomic energy research History United States.
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Call number:QC773.3.U5C75::1993 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Critical assembly: A Technical history of Los Alamos during the Oppenheimer years, 1943-1945
Author(s): Lillian Hoddeson
Paul W. Henriksen
Roger A. Meade
Catherine Westfall
Date:1993
Publisher:Cambridge University Press: Cambridge [England]
Size:509 pgs.
Contents:1. Introduction, 2. Early Research on Fission: 1933-1943, 3. The Early Materials Program: 1933-1943, 4. Setting Up Project Y: June 1942 to March 1943, 5. Research in the First Months of Project Y: April to September 1943, 6. Creating a Wartime Community: September 1943 to August 1944, 7. The Gun Weapon: September 1943 to August 1944, 8. The Implosion Program Accelerates: September 1943 to July 1944, 10. The Nuclear Properties of a Fission Weapon: September 1943 to July 1944, 11. Uranium and Plutonium: Early 1943 to August 1944, 12. The Discovery of Spontaneous Fission in Plutonium and the Reorganization of Los Alamos, 13. Building the Uranium Bomb: August 1944 to July 1945, 14. Exploring the Plutonium Implosion Weapon: August 1944 to February 1945, 15. Finding the Implosion Design: August 1944 to February 1945, 16. Building the Implosion Gadget: March 1945 to July 1945, 17. Critical Assemblies and Nuclear Physics: August 1944 to July 1945, 18. The Test of Trinity: January 1944 to July 1945, 19. Delivery: June 1943 to August 1945, 20 The Legacy of Los Alamos
ISBN:0521441323
Keywords: Atomic bomb History. New Mexico
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