Titel: The Physics of the Manhattan Project
Autoren/Herausgeber: Bruce Cameron Reed
Ausgabe: 3., Softcover reprint of the original 3rd ed. 2015
Originaltitel: The Physics of the Manhattan Project
Format: 23,5 x 15,5 cm
Gewicht: 373 g
Cameron Reed is the Charles A. Dana Professor of Physics at Alma College, where he has been a faculty member since 1992. His teaching experience includes the full spectrum of undergraduate physics classes from freshman-level mechanics to senior-level quantum mechanics. His research interests address primarily the history and physics of nuclear weapons; in 2009 he was elected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society for his contributions to the history and physics of the Manhattan Project. He has also worked extensively on galactic structure (hot, blue stars). In addition to the present book, he has published two textbooks and over 100 papers in peer-reviewed physics and astronomy journals.