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Title: Y-12 Alpha Calutron

Abstract

The Alpha Calutron video shows the world's only Alpha Calutron magnets located in Building 9731 at the Y-12 National Security Complex, the first building completed on the site early in 1943. The calutrons were used to separate the first isotopes other than uranium.

Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant (Y-12), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1363791
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
45 MILITARY TECHNOLOGY, WEAPONRY, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE; 07 ISOTOPE AND RADIATION SOURCES; Y-12; ALPHA CALUTRON MAGNETS; MANHATTAN PROJECT; URANIUM-235

Citation Formats

None. Y-12 Alpha Calutron. United States: N. p., 2011. Web.
None. Y-12 Alpha Calutron. United States.
None. Fri . "Y-12 Alpha Calutron". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1363791.
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abstractNote = {The Alpha Calutron video shows the world's only Alpha Calutron magnets located in Building 9731 at the Y-12 National Security Complex, the first building completed on the site early in 1943. The calutrons were used to separate the first isotopes other than uranium.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2011},
month = {9}
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