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The Resource Manhattan Project to the Santa Fe Institute : the memoirs of George A. Cowan, George A. Cowan, (electronic resource)

Manhattan Project to the Santa Fe Institute : the memoirs of George A. Cowan, George A. Cowan, (electronic resource)

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Manhattan Project to the Santa Fe Institute : the memoirs of George A. Cowan
Title
Manhattan Project to the Santa Fe Institute
Title remainder
the memoirs of George A. Cowan
Statement of responsibility
George A. Cowan
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Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
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MiAaPQ
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Manhattan Project to the Santa Fe Institute : the memoirs of George A. Cowan, George A. Cowan, (electronic resource)
Label
Manhattan Project to the Santa Fe Institute : the memoirs of George A. Cowan, George A. Cowan, (electronic resource)
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Includes index
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multicolored
Contents
My early environment -- The world outside our yard -- Movies and vaudeville -- Finding a role -- The deepening Depression -- My high school years -- Undergraduate years at Worcester Polytechnic Institute -- Entering a new world -- Prologue to the Manhattan Project -- I go to the "Met Lab" -- My visit to Oak Ridge -- Nuclear physics research at Columbia University -- Photo gallery -- I go to Los Alamos -- The Pittsburgh years -- I return to Los Alamos -- The hydrogen bomb -- New heavy elements -- Thermonuclear testing, 1954-1955 -- Life at Los Alamos in the 1950s -- The nuclear intelligence community -- The Oppenheimer hearings -- Los Alamos becomes privately owned -- Banking at Los Alamos -- Poker and theoretical physics -- Project Gnome : the add-on wheel experiment -- Duplicating Mike neutron exposure -- U.S.-U.K. Joint Working Group for Radiochemistry -- International symposium, heavy ion physics, Dubna, Russia -- Photo gallery II -- A trip to the North Pole -- Down the Aleutian Islands to Amchitka -- The Oklo natural reactor -- Disposal of high-level radioactive wastes -- The solar neutrino program -- Atmospheric dynamics around Antarctica -- The White House Science Council -- Simplicity and complexity -- Photo gallery III -- The Santa Fe Institute : its intellectual origins -- SFI becomes operational -- Behavioral science -- My interest in early mental development -- What have I learned? -- What lies ahead? -- Power and complexity
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Extent
175 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
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ill.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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