Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo

Szilard, Leo
Group 1
I: Individuals and Groups
Physicist Leo Szilard (right) and chemist Aaron Novick (right) worked with Enrico Fermi to achieve the initial self-sustained chain reaction of nuclear energy on December 2, 1942 at the University of Chicago. The event led to development of the atomic bomb.
Szilard, Leo, 1898-1964 | Physicists | Manhattan Project (U.S.)--History | Nuclear reactions--History | Atomic bomb--Research
Photographic prints; 18.0 x 22.5 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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