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The physicists
Haphazard Reality: Half a Century of Science.By Hendrik B.G. Casimir. Harper and Row: 1983. Pp.356. 20, 12.50.
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Nuclear physics (1929-1952)
Foreword. Abbreviated titles of periodicals. Part I: Papers and manuscripts relating to nuclear physics. Part II: Selected correspondence (1929-1949). Inventory of relevant manuscripts in the NielsExpand
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Werner Heisenberg, 5 December 1901 - 1 February 1976
  • N. Mott, R. Peierls
  • Physics
  • Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal…
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In the great revolution in fundamental physics which started with the ideas of Planck and culminated in the impressive breakthrough of the mid nineteentwenties, and in the completed framework ofExpand
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First strike fiction
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The making of the atom bomb
British Scientists and the Manhattan Project: The Los Alamos YearsBy Ferenc Morton Szasz. Macmillan/St Martin's Press: 1992. Pp. 167. £40.The Los Alamos Primer: The First Lectures on How to Build anExpand
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Physicist extraordinary
Oliphant: The Life and Times of Sir Mark Oliphant.ByStewart Cockburn and David Ellyard. Pp.369. ISBN 0-9594164-0-4. (Axiom Books, Australia: 1981.) A$19.95.
Direct measurement of spreading pressures of films adsorbed on crystalline substrates
Abstract A direct reading strain gauge has been developed for the measurement of spreading pressures of films adsorbed on solid substrates. In contrast to previous instruments employing heterogeneousExpand
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The growing pains of Robert Oppenheimer
Robert Oppenheimer: Letters and Recollections.Edited by Alice Kimball Smith and Charles Weiner. Pp.250. (Harvard University Press: 1980.) $20, £12.
O.R. Frisch, 1904-1979