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Title: Detonators at Los Alamos: The Manhattan Project Era and Today

Abstract

This report describes the Manhattan Project and the invention of the exploding Bridgewire Detonator. It is then compared to the modern detonators at LANL while providing diagnostics.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1407919
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-30236
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
73 NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND RADIATION PHYSICS

Citation Formats

Schulze, Peter Andreas. Detonators at Los Alamos: The Manhattan Project Era and Today. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1407919.
Schulze, Peter Andreas. Detonators at Los Alamos: The Manhattan Project Era and Today. United States. doi:10.2172/1407919.
Schulze, Peter Andreas. Tue . "Detonators at Los Alamos: The Manhattan Project Era and Today". United States. doi:10.2172/1407919. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1407919.
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doi = {10.2172/1407919},
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place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {11}
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