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Robert Oppenheimer, the man and his theories.

Michel RouzeМЃ

Robert Oppenheimer, the man and his theories.

by Michel RouzeМЃ

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Published by Fawcett Publications in Greenwich, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert, -- 1904-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Patrick Evans.
    SeriesA Fawcett premier book -- R285., Premier profiles in science series
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15563724M

      Dec. 31, , is the date inadvertently listed by for the publication of one forthcoming study of J. Robert Oppenheimer. It's a mistake (the book is actually due this summer), but a.   J. Robert Oppenheimer (Ap –Febru ) was a physicist and the director of the Manhattan Project, the United States' effort during World War II to create an atomic bomb. Oppenheimer's struggle after the war with the morality of building such a destructive weapon epitomized the moral dilemma that faced scientists who worked to create the atomic and hydrogen : Jennifer Rosenberg.

      Oppenheimer: American Prometheus He is remembered as the father of the bomb. But the story of J. Robert Oppenheimer is more than how the world's most destructive weapon came to be. A . The man whose photograph was displayed in all the newspapers and who was credited with leading this group was a slender, fragile-looking physicist by the name of Robert Oppenheimer. He became a hero, the man credited by many Americans for ending the war early and sparing their families the loss of a husband or brother or son.

    On Albert Einstein. Robert Oppenheimer. Ma Issue. Albert Einstein; drawing by David Levine Though I knew Einstein for two or three decades, it was only in the last decade of his life that we were close colleagues and something of friends. But I thought that it might be useful, because I am sure that it is not too soon—and for our. J. Robert Oppenheimer, "the father of the atomic bomb" was the first director of Los Alamos National Laboratory, beginning in Julius Robert Oppenheimer (Ap in New York City – Febru in Princeton, New Jersey) was an American physicist of Jewish descent. He is best known as the scientific director of the Manhattan.


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"Oppenheimer's thinking," says the author. Robert Oppenheimer looked just like Sheldon would if he were even smarter, chain-smoked cigarettes, and wore nice suits instead of those comic book character T-shirts.

To be clear, Robert Oppenheimer was brilliant. Seriously, dude was a genius—at least, when it came to most things. "He's a genius, a real genius," Groves told a reporter years. Check out American Prometheus by Kai Bird and Martin Sherwin.

Robert Oppenheimer, in full Julius Robert Oppenheimer, (born ApNew York, New York, U.S.—died FebruPrinceton, New Jersey), American theoretical physicist and science administrator, noted as director of the Los Alamos Laboratory (–45) during development of the atomic bomb and as director of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton (–66).

By the time I was pages into Ray Monk’s formidable biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer, I couldn’t imagine why anyone in his right mind would have chosen this. Robert Oppenheimer was among the most brilliant and divisive of men.

As head of the Los Alamos Laboratory, he oversaw the successful effort to beat the Nazis in the race to develop the first atomic bomba breakthrough that was to have eternal ramifications for mankind and that made Oppenheimer the Father of the Atomic Bomb/5.

Robert Oppenheimer is often called the "father of the atomic bomb" for leading the Manhattan Project, the program that developed the first nuclear weapon during World War : J. Robert Oppenheimer was born on Ap to an affluent, Jewish New York family, and he grew up in a world of moderate luxury on the Upper West Side.

He attended the New York School for Ethical Culture, where he gained a lifelong love for art, literature, philosophy, and the classics. But.

In Robert Oppenheimer: A Life Inside the Center, Ray Monk, author of peerless biographies of Ludwig Wittgenstein and Bertrand Russell, goes deeper than any previous biographer in the quest to solve the enigma of Oppenheimer’s motivations and his complex personality.

J. Robert Oppenheimer (Ap – Febru ) was an American theoretical physicist, best known for his role as the scientific director of the Manhattan Project, the World War II effort to develop the first nuclear weapons, at the secret Los Alamos laboratory in New Mexico.

He is famously refereed to as “the father of the atomic bomb”.At the Trinity test site in Los Alamos. Captivating look at the life of J.

Robert Oppenheimer, the Manhattan Project and other key figures. Full of interesting details that give the reader an inside view of the genesis of the effort and how it proceeded, the personalities involved, daily life at Los Alamos, scientific knowledge of the time and how theory was put into practice, the politics of WWII, etc.

Highly recommended!Cited by: J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER died on 18 February in Princeton, N.J. More than any other man, he was responsible for issuing American theoretical physics from a provincial adjunct of Europe to world leadership.

Robert Oppenheimer was born on 22 April in New York. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER died on 18 February in Princeton, N. More than any other man, he was responsible for raising American theoretical physics from a provincial ad-junct of Europe to world leadership.

Robert Oppenheimer was born on 22 April in New York. His father, who had come to the United States fromFile Size: KB. The Curious Case of J. Robert Oppenheimer. A review of The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer, a film by David Grubin, airing on PBS January 26 for the American Experience series, in association with.

Even as a child, J. Robert Oppenheimer was made much of for his ability to absorb knowledge. He was born in New York on Apthe son of Julius and Ella Freedman (or Friedman) Oppenheimer. Julius Oppenheimer was a prosperous textile importer who had emigrated from Germany and his wife was a Baltimore artist, who died when her elder.

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Robert Oppenheimer is one of the most influential physicists of our time. J. Robert Oppenheimer (ŏp´ənhī´mər), –67, American physicist, York City, grad. Harvard (B.A., ), Ph.D. Univ. of Göttingen, He taught at the Univ.

of California and the California Institute of Technology from (as professor from ) until his appointment in as director of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, N.J. Oppenheimer was a theoretical physicist.

His best work was on the theory of neutron stars, and the fact that he never won a Nobel prize has been .Inside the Centre: The Life of J Robert Oppenheimer by Ray Monk (Jonathan Cape, £30) On 6th Augustthe Enola Gay, a B29 Superfortress—christened, some might feel a little grotesquely, after its pilot Colonel Paul Tibbets’s mother—dropped the world’s first offensive atomic bomb, nicknamed “Little Boy,” from an altitude of 32, feet on the Japanese city of Hiroshima.