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Building the H Bomb: A Personal History

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Building The H Bomb: A Personal History - Ford, Kenneth W
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In this engaging scientific memoir, Kenneth Ford recounts the time when, in his mid-twenties, he was a member of the team that designed and built the first hydrogen bomb. He worked with - and relaxed with - scientific giants of that time such as Edward Teller, Enrico Fermi, Stan Ulam, John von Neumann, and John Wheeler, and here offers illuminating insights into the personalities, the strengths, and the quirks of these men. Well known for his ability to explain physics to nonspecialists, Ford also brings to life the physics ...

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Building The H Bomb: A Personal History 2015, World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd, Singapore

ISBN-13: 9789814618793

Paperback

Building The H Bomb: A Personal History 2015, World Scientific Publishing

ISBN-13: 9789814632072

Hardcover