Essays Tagged: "Otto Hahn"

KÄRNKRAFT intervju

lt skulle fortplantas i en kedjereaktion. Dessa kunskaper utvecklades senare av båda tyskarna Otto Hahn och Fritz Strassman. Utvecklingen som de båda tyskarna forskat om blev klart till an ...

(6 pages) 32 0 4.0 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Timeline of Elements?

h describe the behavior of quantum systems for bosons.*1931- Chadwick discovered the neutron.*1938- Otto Hahn found that when Uranium is bombarded by neutrons it produces smaller nuclei roughly half t ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Woman Behind Fision: An Abridged Biography of Lise Meitner

g there over thirty years. She was fortunate to find a position in the physics institute working as Otto Hahn's assistant. This proved to be one of the outstanding collaborations in physics. They were ... tled her opening lecture on cosmic physics as "Problems in Cosmetic Physics." Unperturbed, Lise and Otto continued their efforts to understand radioactivity.Obviously, there were many barriers to wome ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Manhattan Project: Dawn of the Atomic Age

in Rome, Enrico Fermi, split the atom. The term fission was first used when two German scientists, Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassmann, split Uranium into Barium and Krypton (Szasz).The seeds of the Manha ... ypton (Szasz).The seeds of the Manhattan Project were planted when two scientists, Lise Meitner and Otto Frisch applied Albert Einstein's famous equation E=MC2 (E = energy, m = mass, and c = the speed ...

(6 pages) 21 0 4.2 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays

Nuclear Arms Race

hen the World War II was going to start, the two German scientists Fritz Strassmann (1902-1980) and Otto Hahn (1879-1968) looked at the stream of the neutrons in a sample of uranium and they tried to ...

(5 pages) 18 0 5.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Nuclear Fission

e first ever successful nuclear fission was preformed four years later in 1938 by German scientists Otto Hahn, Lise Meitner and Fritz Strassman. Meitner was forced by the Anschluss to flee Germany bec ...

(4 pages) 1340 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Nazi nuclear program failure

any seemed to have an enormous upper hand as nuclear fission was discovered by a German scientist - Otto Hahn. The West only became aware of this scientific development six months later. Furthermore G ... ely ahead of the Americans due to the great minds which formed the Uranverein such as Kurt Diebner, Otto Hahn, Paul Harteck and Werner Heisenberg. Germany was also the first to have a research facilit ...

(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 Feb/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

How a nuclear power plant works

r fission.It was also in 1939 that the induced nuclear fission was discovered by German physicists (Otto Hahn, Fritz Strassmann, Lise Meitner and Otto Frisch)After all these findings it's in the Sovie ...

(2 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry