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Employment with the United States Atomic Energy Commission

by U.S. Atomic Energy Commission.

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Published by The Commission in [S.l.] .
Written in English


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Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL24401405M

Other articles where Atomic Energy Commission is discussed: United Nations: Arms control and disarmament: Assembly in created the Atomic Energy Commission to assist in the urgent consideration of the control of atomic energy and in the reduction of atomic weapons. The United States promoted the Baruch Plan, which proposed the elimination of existing stockpiles of atomic bombs only. The Atomic Energy Act of established the Atomic Energy Commission, putting the AEC in charge of all aspects of nuclear power. The agency consisted of five civilian members who were advised by Author: American Experience.

Chicago Operations Office: A method of determining total U in flat configurations / ([Washington, D.C.]: United States Atomic Energy Commission, Office of Technical Information, []), also by Fred K. White, U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, Argonne National Laboratory, and . Located in Niskayuna, near Schenectady, NY, the Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory (KAPL) was established in May , under contract between the General Electric Company and the Manhattan Engineering District. In , the contract was transferred to the recently established Atomic Energy Commission (AEC), Materials Production Division.

United States Atomic Energy Commission formed. As the United Nations Atomic Energy Commission failed to come to grips with the growing nuclear weapons problem, the United States worked to establish its own formal organization. The transition from military civilian control of nuclear energy was defined in the Atomic Energy Act (also known as the. Atomic Energy Commission (AEC), former U.S. government commission created by the Atomic Energy Act of and charged with the development and control of the U.S. atomic energy program following World War II. At the time, debate centered around the question of whether the commission should be predominantly military or civilian.


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