atomic - When you see something that is technically sweet,...

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“When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and you argue about what to do about it only after you have had your technical success. That was the case with the …. . J. Robert J. Robert Oppenheimer Oppenheimer l Manhattan Project l J. Robert Oppenheimer l Project Trinity l Little Boy l Fat Man l Enola Gay The Atomic Bomb Manhattan Project l Code name for the atomic program n $2-billion effort l Received high priority by late 1941 n Fear of Germany n Atomic power before the US. l Hans Bethe and Edward Teller n Most prominent physicists l l l Facilities n Oak Ridge, Tenn. n Hanford, Wash. n Univ. of Chicago n Los Alamos l Participants n J. Robert Oppenheimer n Enrico Fermi n Leslie Graves Manhattan Project J. Robert Oppenheimer l Director n Atomic Projects at Los Alamos l Sat on Target Committee n Compiled List of Prospective Targets l Thought Japan Would Not Surrender n Atomic Display Would’nt Influence Leaders
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course EGN 3000 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '09 term at University of South Florida - Tampa.

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