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Atomic power development.

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Published by School of Law, Duke University in [Durham, N.C.] .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Nuclear industry -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesLaw and contemporary problems,, v. 21, no. 1
      ContributionsDuke University. School of Law
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9698.U52 A83
      The Physical Object
      Pagination210 p.
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6203405M
      LC Control Number56013695
      OCLC/WorldCa2611384

      THE FACTS OF ATOMIC POWER DEVELOPMENT: SOME ASPECTS OF NUCLEAR POWER ECONOMICS* DELBERT M. LEPPKEt I Before discussing the economics of atomic power development, it seems desirable that fundamental concepts and terminology be established and defined in terms comprehensible to the nontechnical reader. Eisenhower's "Atoms for Peace" Speech One of the most famous speeches of the Cold War was given by President Dwight D. Eisenhower before the United Nations on December 8, Eisenhower was anxious to reduce the threat from the growing arsenals of nuclear weapons and instead develop peaceful applications of atomic energy for all nations to.

        Bomb by Steve Sheinkin. Newbery Honor Book for , Bomb by Steve Sheinkin follows the story of the development of the first atomic bomb during World War II. From the possibility to the discovery of nuclear fission through the Nazi heavy water manufacture to the Manhattan Project and the attempts of the Soviet Union to steal the bomb design, Bomb is a riveting book, exposing the heavy . The book provides a detailed, humorous account of the development of nuclear physics during the atomic era in which the people studying it seemed to be given free reign to conduct their research with a budget consisting of a blank check.

      Atomic power Interview with Atomic Leow. by Carl Wieland It’s not every day one interviews a research scientist whose first name is ‘Atomic’. When I first met Dr Atomic Chuan Tse Leow, on a previous visit to Singapore, he told me his name was chosen because his father had . Atomic Power Equipment Department: High power density development project: interim report, MWe HPD conceptual design study / (Oak Ridge, Tenn.: United States Atomic Energy Commission, Division of Technical Information, ), also by A. P. Bray, V. G. Grayhek, and U.S. Atomic Energy Commission (page images at HathiTrust).


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