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Arms race

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Herbert Scoville papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0224

Victor Frederick Weisskopf papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0572
Abstract The collection documents the professional life and career of Victor Frederick Weisskopf (1908-2002) from the 1920s through 2002. Educated in Europe in the 1920s and 1930s, Weisskopf made important contributions to the quantum theory of radiative transitions, the self-energy of electrons, the electrodynamic properties of the vacuum, and the theory of nuclear reactions. In 1943, several years after his move to the United States, Weisskopf was invited to join the Manhattan Project, where he...
Dates: 1922 - 2002