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By Alvin M. Weinberg (auth.), Jeffery Lewins, Martin Becker (eds.)

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Our quantity within the annual evaluation sequence in this social gathering represents a departure from our traditional perform in that it serves as a Festschrift for Eugene Wigner. Dr. Wigner has received many honours in his lengthy, broad ranging and exceptional occupation spanning such a lot of upheavals in civilized existence. The editors and the authors, certainly the full nuclear engineering group, will desire to take part a modest yet extra acknowledgement of the contributions he has made to nuclear engineering, no longer least to the morality and professionalism of nuclear engineering in a yr that has raised such foreign matters over safeguard. It suffices to make a bald assertion of Eugene Wigner's lifestyles and instances the following, for the 1st article of the amount is a loving appreciation by way of his long-time colleague, Alvin Weinberg, an evaluate of his contribution traditionally in the course of and after the second one international battle yet both an account of the philosophy which Wigner supplied to the burgeoning career. Eugene Wigner used to be born seventeenth November, 1902 in Budapest, Hungary and his early education is defined via Dr. Weinberg.

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J. Young 2,886,503 Jacketed Fuel Elements for Graphite Moderated Reactors L. C. A. P. M. J. P. A. J. M. P. A. J. M. P. Wigner, L. C. P. A. P. A. P. R. J. P. J. P. J. A. P. M. J. Young A. M. P. A. P. P. P. M. J. C. P. P. A. J. P. A. J. M. P. P. P. A. J. M. P. M. J. A. P. A. J. M. C. A. M. P. J. Young EUGENE WIGNER AND NUCLEAR ENERGY x. 39 Books on Reactor Theory and Nuclear Physics Eisenbud, L. , Nuclear Structure, Princeton University press, princeton, New Jersey, 1958. M. , The Physical Theory of Neutron Chain Reactors, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois, 1958.

P. M. J. Young A. M. P. A. P. P. P. M. J. C. P. P. A. J. P. A. J. M. P. P. P. A. J. M. P. M. J. A. P. A. J. M. C. A. M. P. J. Young EUGENE WIGNER AND NUCLEAR ENERGY x. 39 Books on Reactor Theory and Nuclear Physics Eisenbud, L. , Nuclear Structure, Princeton University press, princeton, New Jersey, 1958. M. , The Physical Theory of Neutron Chain Reactors, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois, 1958. P. Wigner, Physical Review 43: 252, 1933. P. Wigner, Physical Review 51: 106. 1937. (3) M.

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