Accession Number : ADA331688
Title : Project Trinity 1945-1946
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : JRB ASSOCIATES INC MCLEAN VA
Personal Author(s) : Maag, Carl ; Rohrer, Steve
PDF Url : ADA331688
Report Date : 15 DEC 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 78
Abstract : This report describes the activities of an estimated 1,000 personnel, both military and civilian, in Project TRINITY, which culminated in detonation of the first nuclear device, in New Mexico in 1945. Scientific and diagnostic experiments to evaluate the effects of the nuclear device were the primary activities engaging military personnel.
Descriptors : *NUCLEAR WEAPONS, *NUCLEAR EXPLOSION TESTING, YIELD(NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS), NUCLEAR RADIATION, BLAST RESISTANT SHELTERS, EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY), PLUTONIUM, DOSIMETRY, IMPLOSIONS.
Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE