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Biographies of the Nuclear Age

This webpage is a companion to a 42eXplore project on the Nuclear Age from eduScapes. Housed below is an indexed list of biography links for a select group of people that have made significant contributions or roles in the fields of nuclear energy, nuclear physics, nuclear medicine, nuclear armament and disarmament. Don't miss the other sites, Nuclear Age or Nuclear Events, Incidents & Disasters, where you can find lots more related information, resources, activities, lesson plans, and more.
 
Biography of the Developers of the First Atomic Bomb
http://www2.vo.lu/homepages/geko/atom/biogr.htm
Here you find brief biographies of Neils Bohr, Joseph Carter, Enrico Fermi, Richard Feyman, Robert Oppenheimer and biographies of Lise Meitner, Albert Einstein, Otto Hahn and Leo Szilard.
Similar Multiple-biography Website:
2) Radioactivity: Famous People from Broadoak Community School http://www.darvill.clara.net/nucrad/people.htm
 
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Anderson, Carl David: (1) Carl David Anderson from Nuclear Files, (2) Carl D. Anderson –
Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (3) Carl David Anderson, (4) Anderson, Carl David from Encyclopædia Britannica
Anderson, Herbert L.: (1) Herbert L. Anderson from Nuclear Files, (2) Herbert L. Anderson
1945
Aston, Francis William: (1) Francis William Aston from Nuclear Files, (2) Francis W. Aston –
Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (3) Aston, Francis William from Encyclopædia Britannica
Bard, Ralph: (1) Ralph Bard: An Alternative to A-bombing Japan, (2) Bard Memorandum, June 27,
Becquerel, Antoine Henri: (1) Antoine Henri Becquerel from Figures in Radiation History, The
Health Physics Society, (2) Henri Becquerel – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (3) Antoine Henri Becquerel (1852-1908), (4) Antoine Henri Becquerel, (5) Becquerel, Henri from Encyclopædia Britannica
Bethe, Hans Albrecht: (1) Hans Albrecht Bethe from Nuclear Files, (2) Hans Bethe – Biography
from The Nobel Foundation, (3) Bethe, Hans Albrecht (1906- ), (4) Hans Bethe from Earth & Sky, (5) Hans Bethe from Atomic Archive
Bohr, Niels: (1) Niels Bohr from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society, (2)
Niels Bohr 1885 - 1962 from PBS's A Science Odyssey, (3) Rutherford and Bohr describe Atomic Structure 1913 from PBS's A Science Odyssey, (4) Neils Bohr from Nuclear Files, (5) Niels Bohr: The Atomic Bomb and Beyond, (6) Niels Henrik David Bohr, (7) Nobel Prize in Physics 1922 from The Nobel Foundation, (8) Niels Bohr: Physicist 1885 - 1962, (9) Niels Bohr (1885-1962) from Atomic Archive, (10) Neil Bohr 1885-1962 from PBS, (11) Bohr, Niels from Encyclopædia Britannica
Bradbury, Norris: (1) Norris Bradbury from Nuclear Files, (2) Norris Bradbury 1909 - 1997, (3)
Norris Bradbury from Los Alamos National Laboratory, (4) Norris E. Bradbury, (5) Norris Bradbury (1909 - 1997) from Atomic Archive
Bush, Vannevar: (1) Vannevar Bush from Nuclear Files, (2) Vannevar Bush: The Man Behind the
Scenes of the Atomic Bomb, (3) Vannevar Bush Backs the Bomb by G. Pascal Zachary, (4) As We May Think by V. Bush from The Atlantic (July 1945), (5) Foreseeing the Future: The Legacy of Vannevar Bush by E. Malone, (6) Vannevar Bush (1890 - 1974)
Byrnes, James: (1) James Byrnes from Nuclear Files, (2) James F. Byrnes, (3) James Francis
Byrnes, (4) James Byrnes (1882-1972), (5) Matthew J. Connelly Memorandum for: James Byrnes . . . Sept 6, 1945 from Truman Presidential Museum and Library, (6) James F. Byrnes on Atomic Energy and International Trade, (7) 1946 Man of the Year: James F. Byrnes from Time
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Chadwick, James: (1) James Chadwick from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics
Society, (2) Chadwick Discovers the Neutron 1932 from PBS's A Science Odyssey, (3) Sir James Chadwick from Nuclear Files, (4) Nobel Prize in Physics 1935 from The Nobel Foundation, (5) Chadwick, James: 1891-1974 by J. Cain, (6) Chadwick, Sir James from Encyclopædia Britannica
Churchill, Winston: (1) Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill from Nuclear Files, (2) Prime
Minister Sir Winston S. Churchill's Reaction to Nuclear/Thermonuclear Technology for Military Uses, (3) Churchill 'Ban' on BBC Nuclear Programmes from BBC News, (4) Spy Chief Urged Churchill to Threaten Nazis With Atom Bomb
Compton, Arthur Holly: (1) Arthur Holly Compton from Figures in Radiation History, The Health
Physics Society, (2) Arthur Holly Compton from Nuclear Files, (3) Arthur Holly Compton 1892-1962 from American Institute of Physics, (4) Compton, Arthur Holly (1892-1962), (5) Compton, Arthur Holly, (6) Compton, Arthur Holly from Encyclopædia Britannica
Condon, Edward Uhler: (1) Edward Uhler Condon from Nuclear Files, (2) Edward U. Condon,
1902-1974 from Washington University Libraries, (3) Edward Condon and the Cold War Politics of Loyalty by J. Wang from Physics Today, (4) USAF-Sponsored Colorado Project for the Scientific Study of UFOs by M.D. Swords
Curie, Marie: (1) Madame Curie from National Atomic Museum, (2) Curie, Pierre & Marie from
Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society, (3) Marie Curie from Ministry of Foreign Affairs / Label France, (4) Curie, Marie (1867-1934), (5) Marie Curie and The Science of Radioactivity from American Institute of Physics, (6) Marie Curie (1867-1934), (7) Maria Sklodowska-Curie 1867-1934, (8) Marie Curie, (9) Marie Sklodowska Curie: Physicist 1867-1934, (10) Marie Curie (1867 - 1934) from Atomic Archive, (11) Marie Curie, (12) Madame Marie Curie, (13) Marie Sklodowska Curie from The Chemical Heritage Foundation, (14) Curie, Marie from Encyclopædia Britannica
Curie, Pierre: (1) Pierre Curie (1867 - 1934) from Atomic Archive, (2) Curie, Pierre & Marie from
Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society, (3) Pierre Curie – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (4) Pierre Curie from American Institute of Physics, (5) Curie, Pierre from Encyclopædia Britannica
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Einstein, Albert: (1) Albert Einstein from Nuclear Files, (2) Albert Einstein and the Atomic Bomb,
(3) Albert Einstein: Physicist 1879 -1955, (4) Biography of Albert Einstein, (5) Albert Einstein, (6) Albert Einstein - Image and Impact from American Institute of Physics, (7) Albert Einstein Biography, (8) Nobel Prize in Physics 1921 from The Nobel Foundation, (9) Albert Einstein 1879 - 1955 from PBS's Science Odyssey, (10) Biography Albert Einstein, (11) Albert Einstein from Nuclear Files, (12) Physicist: Albert Einstein from Time 100: Scientists & Thinkers
Evans, Robley: (1) Robley Evans from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society,
(2) Professor Robley D. Evans, Nuclear Medicine Pioneer, Dies from MIT Tech Talk, (3) Dr. Robley Dunglison Evans,
Fermi, Enrico: (1) Fermi Creates Controlled Nuclear Reaction 1942 from PBS's A Science
Odyssey, (2) Enrico Fermi from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society, (3) Enrico Fermi from Nuclear Files, (4) Enrico Fermi: Physicist 1901 - 1954, (5) Enrico Fermi (1901-1954) from Atomic Archive, (5) Fermi, Enrico (1901-1954), (6) Enrico Fermi from National Inventors Hall of Fame, (7) Atomic Physicist: Enrico Fermi from Time 100: Scientists & Thinkers, (8) Last Universal Scientist" Takes Charge, (9) Fermi, Enrico from Encyclopædia Britannica, (10) Enrico Fermi in America by V.L. Telegdi from Physics Today
Feynman, Richard: (1) Richard Feynman (1918 - 1988) from Atomic Archive, (2) Biography by
M. Martin from Feynman Online, (3) Richard Feynman, Novel Laureate in Physics; Probed Shuttle Disaster (Obituary) from Boston Globe Online, (4) Richard P. Feynman – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (5) There's Plenty of Room at the Bottom by R.P. Feynman, (6) Richard Feynman: Quantum Thought (Interview) by M. Davis, (7) Feynman, Richard Philips (1918-1988), (8) Feynman, Richard P. from Encyclopædia Britannica
Franck, James: (1) James Franck from Nuclear Files, (2) James Franck, (3) Franck Report, June
11, 1945, (4) James Franck – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (4) James Franck from Manhattan Project Heritage Preservation Association, Inc., (5) Franck, James from Encyclopædia Britannica
Frisch, Otto Robert: (1) Otto Robert Frisch from Nuclear Files, (2) Frisch, Otto (Robert) (1904-
1979), (3) Otto Frisch, (4) On the Feasibility of Coal-Driven Power Stations by O.R. Frisch, (5) July 16, 1945 Trinity Test: Eyewitness Report by O.R Frisch from Nuclear Files
Fuchs, Klaus: (1) Klaus Fuchs from Atomic Archive, (2) Klaus Fuchs, (3) Klaus Fuchs from
Nuclear Files, (4) Klaus Fuchs from PBS's Citizen Kurchatov: Stalin's Bomb Maker, (5) Klaus Fuchs: Atom Bomb Spy by R. Aiuto, (6) Klaus Fuchs: German Scientist and Spy for Soviets (1911 - 1988), (7) Chronology of Soviet Espionage by T.M. Sanders, (8) Klaus Fuchs, (9) Biography of Klaus Fuchs
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Grew, Joseph: (1) Joseph Grew from Nuclear Files, (2) Joseph C. Grew
Groves, Leslie: (1) Leslie Groves from Nuclear Files, (2) General Leslie R. Groves, (3) General
Leslie Groves (1896-1970) from Atomic Archive, (4) Leslie Richard Groves from Arlington National Cemetery, (5) Pentagon's Builder Also Led Manhattan Project by J. Wilkinson
Hahn, Otto: (1) Otto Hahn from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society, (2)
Otto Hahn (1879-1968) from Atomic Archive, (3) Otto Hahn, Lise Meitner, and Fritz Strassmann, (4) Otto Hahn – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (5) Otto Hahn, (6) Otto Hahn, (7) Hahn, Otto from Encyclopædia Britannica, (8) Otto Hahn's Laboratory Bench
Heisenberg, Werner: (1) Werner Heisenberg (1879-1968) from Atomic Archive, (2) Werner Karl
Heisenberg, (3) Werner Heisenberg 1901-1976 from PBS, (4) Werner Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle by M. Close, (5) Werner Heisenberg: A Bibliography of His Writings by D.C. Cassidy, (6) Werner Heisenberg from PBS, (7) Werner Heisenberg: Controversial Scientist from PhysicsWeb, (8) Uncertainty Principle (Werner Heisenberg), (9) Werner Heisenberg, (10) Parts of an Interview with Werner Heisenberg by J.J. Ermenc, (11) Heisenberg, Werner from Encyclopædia Britannica
Hess, Victor F.: (1) Victor F. Hess from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics
Society, (2) Biographical Information about Victor Hess, (3) Victor F. Hess – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (4) Hess, Victor Francis from Encyclopædia Britannica
Hevesy, George de: (1) George de Hevesy from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics
Society, (2) Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1943 from The Nobel Foundation, (3) George de Hevesy; The First Practical Use of an Radioisotope, (4) Hevesy, George Charles von from Encyclopædia Britannica
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Joliot-Curie, Frédéric: (1) Frédéric Joliot-Curie (d. 1958) from Atomic Archive, (2) Irène Joliot-
Curie and Frédéric Joliot from The Chemical Heritage Foundation, (3) Jean Frédéric Joliot & Irène Curie from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society, (4) Jean Frederic Joliot from Nuclear Files, (5) Joliot-Curie, Frédéric and Irène from Encyclopædia Britannica
Joliot-Curie, Irène: (1) Jean Frédéric Joliot & Irène Curie from Figures in Radiation History, The
Health Physics Society, (2) Irene Joliet-Curie from Nuclear Files, (3) Irène Joliot-Curie (1897-1956) from Atomic Archive, (4) Irène Joliot-Curie and Frédéric Joliot from The Chemical Heritage Foundation
Kistiakowsky, George Bogdan: (1) George Bogdan Kistiakowsky from Nuclear Files, (2) George
Kistiakowsky (1897-1956) from Atomic Archive, (3) Kistiakowsky, George B. (George Bogdan), 1900 from Harvard University 
Kurchatov, Igor: (1) Igor Kurchatov (1903-1960) from Atomic Archive, (2) Citizen Kurchatov:
Stalin's Bomb Maker from PBS, (3) Sakharov: A Biography (Book review) from American Scientist, (4) Kurchatov Institute
Lawrence, Ernest O.: (1) Ernest O. Lawrence from Figures in Radiation History, The Health
Physics Society, (2) Lawrence Invents the Cyclotron 1931 from PBS's A Science Odyssey, (3) Ernest Orlando Lawrence from Nuclear Files, (4) Ernest O. Lawrence (1901-1958) from Atomic Archive, (5) Lawrence and the Cyclotron from American Institute of Physics, (6) Lawrence, Ernest Orlando from Encyclopædia Britannica
Leahy, William: (1) Admiral William D. Leahy, (2) Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy, USN (1875-
1959), (3) Leahy Diary: Prospect of a Negotiated Surrender
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Mark, J. Carson: (1) J. Carson Mark from Nuclear Files, (2) Reactor-Grade Plutonium's Explosive
Properties by J.C. Mark, (3) Can Terrorists Build Nuclear Weapons? by C. Mark, T. Taylor, E. Eyster, W. Maraman, and J. Wechsler, (4) Nuclear Terrorism (Debate articles)
Marshall, George C.: (1) General George C. Marshall and the Atomic Bombing of Japan, (2) About
George C. Marshall, (3) George C. Marshall: The Last Great American? by L. Morrow, (4) Marshall and McCarthyism from America's Story
McCloy, John J.: (1) John J. McCloy from Nuclear Files, (2) John J. McCloy and the Atomic
Bombing of Japan
Meitner, Lise: (1) Lise Meitner from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics Society, (2)
Lise Meitner from Nuclear Files, (3) Lise Meitner (1901-1968) from Atomic Archive, (4) Lise Meitner: A Battle for Ultimate Truth, (5) Lise Meitner, (6) Lise Meitner: A Life in Physics - book review by D. Yee, (7) Otto Hahn, Lise Meitner, and Fritz Strassmann, (8) Disintegration of Uranium by Neutrons: a New Type of Nuclear Reaction by L. Meitner and O.R. Frisch, (9) Lise Meitner, (10) Review Essay on "Lise Meitner and the Dawn of the Nuclear Age" by P. Rife, (11) Lise Meitner Online, (12) Lise Meitner, (13) Woman Behind the Bomb by M. Bartusiak from Washington Post
Morrison, Philip: (1) Philip Morrison from Nuclear Files, (2) Philip Morrison from Sigma Xi, (3)
Reason Enough to Hope: America and the World of the 21st Century by P. Morrison and K. Tsipis (Book review), (4) Trinity Test, July 16, 1945: Eyewitness Report by P. Morrison from Nuclear Files, (5) Recollections of a Nuclear War by P. Morrison
Muller, Hermann Joseph: (1) Hermann Joseph Muller from Figures in Radiation History, The
Health Physics Society, (2) Muller, Hermann Joseph (1890-1967), (3) Muller, Hermann Joseph from Encyclopædia Britannica
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Oppenheimer, Robert: (1) J. Robert Oppenheimer 1904 - 1967 from PBS's A Science Odyssey, (2)
Julius Robert Oppenheimer from Nuclear Files, (3) J. Robert Oppenheimer and the Atomic Bombing of Japan, (4) J. Robert Oppenheimer (1904-1967) from Atomic Archive, (5) Oppenheimer, J. Robert from Biography, (6) Julius Robert Oppenheimer, (7) J. Robert Oppenheimer: Leading the Way to the Atomic Bomb from Inventors Online Museum, (8) About J. Robert Oppenheimer by M.C. Carnes, (9) J. Robert Oppenheimer from SparkNotes, (10) J. Robert Oppenheimer from Los Alamos National Laboratory, (11) J. Robert Oppenheimer, American physicist - On Government Secrecy from History Channel, (12) J. Robert Oppenheimer from National Academy of Sciences, (13) In The Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer from The Avalon Project
Planck, Max: (1) Planck, Max from Encyclopædia Britannica, (2) Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck
from University of St. Andrews, (3) Max Planck – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (4) Max Planck (1858-1947) by R. Barron, California State University-Stanislaus, (5) Max Planck Exhibition, (6) Max Planck from SparkNotes,
Quimby, Edith Hinckly: (1) Edith Quimby from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics
Society, (2) Edith Quimby Biography, (3) Edith Hinkley Quimby from Manhattan Project Heritage Preservation Association
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Rabi, Isidor Isaac: (1) I.I. Rabi (1898-1988) from Atomic Archive, (2) Rabi, Isidor Isaac from
Encyclopædia Britannica, (3) Isidor Isaac Rabi – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (4) I.I. Rabi, 89: Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist (Obituary) from Boston Globe Online, (5) Isidor Isaac Rabi
Rosenberg, Julius and Ethel: (1) Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (d 1953) from Atomic Archive, (2)
Ethel Rosenberg, (3) News Report: Execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg from History Channel, (4) Rosenberg Case from Rosenberg Fund for Children, (5) Rosenberg Trial 1951, (6) Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (Summary) from Federal Bureau of Investigation, (7) Michael Meeropol Statement on Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, (8) Rosenberg Letters from Boston Review
Rotblat, Joseph: (1) Joseph Rotblat from Nuclear Files, (2) From Fission Research to a Prize for
Peace by J. Rotblat, (3) Nobel Peace Prize 1995 from The Nobel Foundation, (4) Face2Face with Joseph Rotblat from Vega Science Trust, (5) Interview with Professor Joseph Rotblat
Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad: (1) Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen from Figures in Radiation History, The
Health Physics Society, (2) Wilhelm Röntgen – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (3) Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad from Encyclopædia Britannica, (4) Röntgen Museum (In German), (5) Medicine Gained a New Way to See by R. Saltus at Boston Globe,
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano: (1) Franklin Delano Roosevelt from Nuclear Files, (2) Einstein's
Letter to FDR from National Atomic Museum, (3) Albert Einstein's Letters to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, (4) Franklin Delano Roosevelt, (5) Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, (6) Decision to Drop from National Atomic Museum
Russell, Bertrand Arthur William: (1) Bertrand Arthur William Russell from Nuclear Files, (2)
Bertrand Arthur William Russell from University of St Andrews, (3) Bertrand Arthur William Russell, (4) Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, (5) Bertrand Russell – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (6) Bertrand Russell Resources
Rutherford, Ernest: (1) Ernest Rutherford from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics
Society, (2) Ernest Rutherford 1871 - 1937 from PBS's A Science Odyssey, (3) Rutherford and Bohr describe Atomic Structure 1913 from PBS's A Science Odyssey, (4) Ernest Rutherford from Nuclear Files, (5) Ernest Rutherford, First Baron (1871-1937) from Atomic Archive, (6) Ernest Rutherford from The Chemical Heritage Foundation, (7) Rutherford, Ernest from Encyclopædia Britannica
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Sakharov, Andrei: (1) Andrei Sakharov (1921-1989) from Atomic Archive, (2) Andrei Sakharov:
Soviet Physics, Nuclear Weapons and Human Rights from American Institute of Physics, (3) Andrei Sakharov, (1921 - 1989) from PBS, (4) The Dissident: Andrei Sakharov from Time 100 Heroes & Icons, (5) Andrei Sakharov – Autobiography from The Nobel Foundation,
Seaborg, Glenn: (1) Glenn Seaborg from Figures in Radiation History, The Health Physics
Society, (2) Glenn Seaborg (1912-1999) from Atomic Archive, (3) Glenn Theodore Seaborg from The Chemical Heritage Foundation, (4) Glen Seaborg from PBS Frontline, (5) Glenn T. Seaborg – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (6) Glenn Seaborg: His Life and Contributions, (7) Life of Glenn Seaborg
Segré, Emilio: (1) Emilio Segré (1905-1989) from Atomic Archive, (2) Emilio Segré, (3) Emilio
Segrè – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (4) Emilio Gino Segrè (1905-1989) from American Institute of Physics, (5) Segre.eciv.cwru.edu,
Serber, Robert: (1) Robert Serber (1909 - 1997) from Atomic Archive, (2) Robert Serber 1909 -
1997, (3) Trinity Test, July 16 1945: Eyewitness Report by Robert Serber from Nuclear Files, (4) Los Alamos Primer: The First Lectures on How to Build an Atomic Bomb by R. Serber, (5) Robert Serber (1909 - 1997): Theoretical Group Leader Project "Y"
Slotkin, Louis: (1) Louis Slotkin from Nuclear Files
Stimson, Henry Lewis: (1) Henry Lewis Stimson from Nuclear Files, (2) Henry L. Stimson, (3)
Hiroshima: Henry Stimson's Diary and Papers (Part 1 of 10),
Strassmann, Fritz: (1) Fritz Strassmann (1902-1980) from Atomic Archive, (2) Otto Hahn, Lise
Meitner, and Fritz Strassmann, (3) Fritz Strassmann
Szilard, Leo: (1) Leo Szilard from Nuclear Files, (2) Leo Szilard, (3) Leo Szilard Online, (4) Leo
Szilard (1898-1964) from Atomic Archive, (5) Leo Szilard, (6) Leo Szilard (1898-1964) from The National Academy of Sciences
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Taylor, Lauriston S.: (1) Lauriston S. Taylor from Figures in Radiation History, The Health
Physics Society, (2) What You Need to Know About Radiation by L.S. Taylor from Idaho State University, (3) What You Need to Know About Radiation
Teller, Edward: (1) Edward Teller from Nuclear Files, (2) Edward Teller (b. 1908) from Atomic
Archive, (3) Interview: Edward Teller from CNN, (4) Edward Teller from Hoover Institution, (4) Interview with Edward Teller from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, (5) Edward Teller, (1908 - ) from PBS's American Experience, (6) Interview with Edward Teller, (7) How Edward Teller Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb by R. Rhodes, (8) Ask Dr. Teller: About Dr. Teller, (9) Dr. Edward Teller
Thomson, Joseph John: (1) Joseph John Thomson from Figures in Radiation History, The Health
Physics Society, (2) Joseph John Thomson from The Chemical Heritage Foundation, (3) Nobel Prize in Physics 1906 from The Nobel Foundation, (4) Discovery, 1897, (5) Thomson, Sir J.J. from Encyclopædia Britannica, (6) J.J. Thomson (1856-1940) (Page 1 of 5) from American Institute of Physics
Tibbets, Paul Warfield: (1) Paul Tibbets Interview by S. Terkel from The Guardian, (2) The Last
Act: The Atomic Bomb and the End of World War II: A Planned Exhibit from Nuclear Files, (3) Brigadier General Paul W. Tibbets Jr., (4) Enola Gay and the Bombing of Hiroshima in World War II, (5) Paul W. Tibbets, (6) Col. Paul Tibbets: Commanding Officer 509th Composite Group, (7) Bomb that Ended World War II by C.V Glines, (8) Paul Tibbets, Jr. from National Aviation Hall of Fame
Truman, Harry S.: (1) President Harry S. Truman from Nuclear Files, (2) Truman and the Bomb by
A. Hamby, (3) U.S. President Harry Truman from Simon Wiesenthal Center, (4) Harry S. Truman, Diary, July 25, 1945, (5) President Harry S. Truman, (6) Statement by President Truman on Bombing of Hiroshima from Inventors Online Museum, (7) Truman had No Doubts about Bomb from Tri-City Herald, (8) Truman Tells Stalin, July 24, 1945
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Ulam, Stanislaw: (1) Stanislaw Ulam (1909-1984) from Atomic Archive, (2) About Stanislaw
Ulam, (3) Stanislaw M. Ulam (1909 - 1984) from PBS's American Experience, (4) Interesting Mathematician: Stanislaw Ulam, (5) Stanislaw Marcin Ulam from University of St Andrews,
von Neumann, John: (1) John von Neumann (1903-1957) from Atomic Archive, (2) John von
Neumann: Genius of Man and Machine, (3) Dr. John von Neumann from Air Space and Missile Pioneers, (4) von Neumann, John, (5) John Louis von Neumann, (6) John von Neumann from University of St Andrews, (7) Johnny Builds Bombs and Johnny Builds Brains (Chapter 4) by H. Rheingold from Tools for Thought, (8) John von Neumann (1903--1957)
Weisskopf, Victor: (1) Victor Weisskopf (1908-2002) from Atomic Archive, (2) Victor Weisskopf
Remembered by K. Gottfried from Union of Concerned Scientists, (3) Obituary: Victor Weisskopf from Guardian Unlimited, (4) Victor Weisskopf, a Manhattan Project Physicist, Dies at 93 by K. Chang from Boston Globe, (5) Conversation with Victor Weisskopf: A Scientist's Odyssey by H. Kreisler, (6) Retired MIT Professor Weisskopf Dies at 93; Was Protégé of Physicist Niels Bohr from MIT News, (7) Trinity Test, July 16, 1945: Eyewitness Report by Victor Weisskopf from Nuclear Files
Wigner, Eugene: (1) Eugene Wigner (1903-1995) from Atomic Archive, (2) Eugene Wigner,
Nuclear Engineer by A.M. Weinberg from Physics Today, (3) "Maybe There Is Something New Here...": Eugene P. Wigner, 1902-1995, (4) Eugene Paul Wigner from Manhattan Project Heritage Preservation Association, (5) Eugene Wigner – Biography from The Nobel Foundation, (6) Wigner, Eugene Paul from Encyclopædia Britannica
Wilson, Robert: (1) Robert Wilson (1914-2000) from Atomic Archive, (2) Robert R. Wilson,
Cornell Physicist and Designer of Particle Accelerators . . . from Cornell News, (3) Remembering Robert R. Wilson from Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, (4) Robert Rathbun Wilson, Founding Director of Fermilab Dies . . .,
Wu, Chien-Shiung: (1) Chien-Shiung Wu, (2) Chien-Shiung Wu 1912 - 1997 from Manhattan
Project Heritage Preservation Association, (3) Famed Physicist Chien-Shiung Wu Dies . . . from Columbia University Record, (4) Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu
 
 
  
 
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