Proceedings [sound recording] Papers presented at the Enrico Fermi and the beginnings of nuclear fission Centennial Conference. 2001 November 15 and 16.

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Enrico Fermi and the Beginnings of Nuclear Fission Centennial Conference (2001: New York, NY). Proceedings [sound recording] Papers presented at the Enrico Fermi and the beginnings of nuclear fission Centennial Conference. 2001 November 15 and 16.

Proceedings [sound recording] Papers presented at the Enrico Fermi and the beginnings of nuclear fission Centennial Conference. 2001 November 15 and 16.

Held at the Italian Academy, Columbia University in the City of New York. Talks on Thursday: "The Physics of Fission" by Richard Garwin; "The Rise of the Fermi Group" by Gerald Holton; "Slow Neutrons at Via Panisperna" by Ugo Amaldi; "Enrico Fermi as a Phenomenologist" by Carlo Bernardini. On Friday, speakers include Willis Lamb, Albert Wattenberg, Harold Agnew, Philip Abelson, Alvin Weinberg, Tsung-Dao Lee, Milla Baldo Ceolin, and David I. Kaiser.

8 sound tape cassettes (12 hrs.) : analog, mono.

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