HSTCMP 215 A: The History of the Atomic Bomb

Autumn 2024
Meeting:
MW 11:30am - 12:50pm / THO 125
SLN:
16589
Section Type:
Lecture
Instructor:
WRITING CREDIT OPTIONAL
Catalog Description:
History of the atomic bomb from the beginning of nuclear physics to the security hearing of J. Robert Oppenheimer. Includes a study of the scientific achievements that made the bomb possible, the decision to deploy the bomb, the moral misgivings of the scientists involved.
GE Requirements Met:
Social Sciences (SSc)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
May 15, 2024 - 2:18 pm