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Ernest Rutherford - Wikipedia

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Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, OM, FRS (30 August 1871 – 19 October ... He conducted research that led to the first "splitting" of the atom in 1917 in a nuclear r...

Did Einstein split the atom? | Reference.com

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Albert Einstein had many notable discoveries, but he did not split the atom. The atom was split by Ernest Rutherford, a physicist from New Zealand, in 1919....

Cambridge Physics - Splitting the Atom - Department of Physics

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He graduated in 1893 with a Double First in Physics and Mathematics, only the second person to do so in the history of the University. Rutherford received an ...

split uranium atom - Science | HowStuffWorks

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Two German scientists, Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassmann, were the first to officially acknowledge this process in 1938 when they successfully split uranium atoms ...

The man who went nuclear: How Ernest Rutherford ushered in the ...

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Mar 3, 2011 ... ... when "The Gadget", the first atomic bomb, was successfully tested and Robert .... thereby effectively splitting the nucleus and hence the atom.

The first mind to split the atom could have changed world history - io9

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Apr 6, 2011 ... The first mind to split the atom could have changed world history .... but she does go down in history as the first person to record the idea of ...

Otto Hahn, Lise Meitner, and Fritz Strassmann | Chemical Heritage ...

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Sep 11, 2015 ... In the first year of the Hahn–Meitner partnership they had to work in a ... News of the splitting of the atom and its awesome possibilities was ...

Who was the first person to split the atom - Answers

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ANSWER Ernest Walton and John Cockroft (1932) were the first to split the nucleus in a completely controlled manner. This was under the direction of ...

BBC - Manchester - Rutherford: splitting the atom

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Sep 30, 2009 ... Find out more about the scientist Ernest Rutherford whose atomic research in ... but one must surely be the 'splitting of the atom' by Ernest Rutherford in Manchester. ... This was the first ever artificially-induced nuclear reaction, ...

Ernest Rutherford - Physicist, Scientist - Biography.com

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Apr 2, 2014 ... A pioneer of nuclear physics and the first to split the atom, Rutherford was awarded the 1908 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his theory of atomic ...