TITLE

THE DEVELOPMENT AND FUTURE OF NUCLEAR ENERGY

AUTHOR(S)
Cockcroft, John
PUB. DATE
November 1950
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov1950, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p325
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the lecture given by the author at Oxford University about the development and the future of nuclear energy. The lecture takes one of the most authoritative and revealing discussions of the possibility of technical utilization of atomic power. According to the author, the first basis for the development of energy from a nuclear source descended in the Renaissance of Physics which developed in the first years of the century after the discovery of radioactivity and the identification of the electron. Information about the development and the future of nuclear energy are provided.
ACCESSION #
21318655

 

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