P-A Faculty members contribute article to "The Conversation"

  • Jan 9, 2018

MSU Physics & Astronomy faculty members Artemis Spyrou and Wolfgang Mittig have written an article titled “Atomic age began 75 years ago with the first controlled nuclear chain reaction” which appeared in The Conversation web journal on November 30, 2017. It describes the scientific community's reaction and response to the 1938 experiment by Otto Hahn which led to the development of nuclear power and weaponry.

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