BombsandHighways - 1938-- Hitlers tanks rolled into Poland...

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9/21/11 Engineering the bomb Was the bomb a triumph of science? The bomb was a triumph of engineering.
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9/21/11 Engineering the bomb I. The foe: German engineering II. The question of scale III. Engineering the bomb A.from laboratory to factory B. engineering problems
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9/21/11 Engineering the bomb I. The foe: German engineering High-profile projects -- Autobahn -- Fritz Todt
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9/21/11 Autobahn
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9/21/11 Engineering the bomb I. The foe: German engineering High-profile projects -- Autobahn -- Fritz Todt -- V-2 rocket -- Dora -- Werner von Braun
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9/21/11 Engineering the bomb II. The question of scale A. Scientific background -- radioactivity: on a different scale than we live, subatomic -- Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassman, Christmas 1938 -- Hitler’s tanks rolled into Poland nine months later
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9/21/11 Engineering the bomb II. The question of scale A. Scientific background -- radioactivity: on a different scale than we live, subatomic -- Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassman, Christmas
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Unformatted text preview: 1938-- Hitlers tanks rolled into Poland nine months later 9/21/11 Chicago pile 9/21/11 Chicago Pile 9/21/11 Engineering the bomb II. The question of scale B. Industrial context-- National Research Council, 1916-- its brief-- its two functions-- preparedness-- industrial research 9/21/11 Engineering the bomb III. Engineering the bomb A. From laboratory to factory-- Los Alamos, New Mexico-- procurement-- record time-- steps-- reduce product to metal-- shape it 9/21/11 Engineering the bomb III. Engineering the bomb B. Engineering problems-- procurement problems-- personnel shortages-- solutions-- Hartley Rowe-- Cyril Smith 9/21/11 Cyril Smith 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 Fat Man Naga-saki 9/21/11 Bockscar (Nagasaki B-29 Bomber) 1945 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 9/21/11 Beartooth Highway, Montana...
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course HSCI 1715 taught by Professor Alexander during the Spring '11 term at University of Minnesota Crookston.

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BombsandHighways - 1938-- Hitlers tanks rolled into Poland...

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