Atomic physics: an historical approach

United Kingdom, 1945

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A five part series designed for use in agencies teaching advanced physics. This series traces the development of atomic energy from when John Dalton forwarded his atomic energy theory in 1808. Through reconstruction and interviews, the scientists Dalton, Faraday, Rutherford, Cockcroft, Frisch and Einstein are introduced. Each part of the series is usable independently.

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production company

Gaumont-British Instructional

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Duration

01:26:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1945

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ACMI Identifier

S00071

Language

English

Subject categories

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Atomic theory

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Nuclear energy

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Nuclear physics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Physics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937

People → Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955

People → Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937

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