Accession Number : AD0604782

Title :   RED STAR SERIES ON ATOMIC ENERGY. PT. IV. THE PHYSICS OF A NUCLEAR EXPLOSION,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Arkhipov,M.

Report Date : 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The physics involved in a nuclear explosion is explained. The chain reaction and release of energy in an atomic explosion are described.

Descriptors :   (*NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, THEORY), (*NUCLEAR ENERGY, NUCLEAR REACTIONS), NUCLEAR WEAPONS, URANIUM, FISSION, NUCLEAR PHYSICS, USSR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE