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Teller, Edward 1908-2003

Overview
Works: 532 works in 1,217 publications in 7 languages and 24,540 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Autobiographies  Popular works  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Filmed interviews  Historical films  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Editor, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Host, Creator, Author of introduction, Performer, Speaker
Classifications: QC16.T37, B
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Most widely held works about Edward Teller
 
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Most widely held works by Edward Teller
Energy from heaven and earth : in which a story is told about energy from its origins 15,000,000,000 years ago to its present adolescence--turbulent, hopeful, beset by problems, and in need of help by Edward Teller( Book )

29 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on lectures given by the author during 1975 for the Harvey Prize Lectures at Technion, Haifa, Israel; the Distinguished Visiting Lectures of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, State University of New York at Buffalo; and a lecture delivered at Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Includes bibliographical references and index
The legacy of Hiroshima by Edward Teller( Book )

24 editions published between 1962 and 1975 in English and French and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations on the dark secrets of physics by Edward Teller( Book )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and German and held by 1,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Conversations on the Dark Secrets of Physics, Teller returns to the fundamentals of physics to share with readers his unbridled enthusiasm for the world of physical reality--from the nature of molecules to quantum mechanics and superconductors, from the elementary laws of thermodynamics to how planets, asteroids, and comets develop their orbits. By simplifying the math and forgoing the often-confusing technical jargon, Teller helps the reader break through physic's bewildering formulas and equations and get to the wonders of our physical universe. A timeless and personal explanation of the importance of physics in our life, Conversations on the Dark Secrets of Physics is certain to become a classic
The pursuit of simplicity by Edward Teller( Book )

13 editions published between 1081 and 1981 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The structure of matter by F. O Rice( Book )

31 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and German and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our nuclear future; facts, dangers and opportunities by Edward Teller( Book )

18 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in 4 languages and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Power & security by Edward Teller( Book )

14 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reluctant revolutionary by Edward Teller( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constructive uses of nuclear explosives by Edward Teller( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Raman effect and its chemical applications by James Herbert Hibben( Book )

12 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Properties of matter under unusual conditions; in honor of Edward Teller's 60th birthday( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fusion( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The future of nuclear tests by Hans A Bethe( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and technology in America : an assessment by Edward Teller( Book )

10 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trinity and beyond : the atomic bomb movie( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film which chronicles the top secret, strange and visually compelling history and motivation for design, production and testing of Atomic and Hydrogen bombs by the United States. This film also incorporates rare previously unreleased and classified government footage of these weapons and interviews with Dr. Edward Teller and Dr. Frank H. Shelton
Energy, a plan for action : a report by Edward Teller( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lecture series in nuclear physics (MDDC 1175) by U.S. Atomic Energy Commission( Book )

8 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Teller lectures : lasers and inertial fusion energy by Heinrich Hora( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How to achieve unlimited, safe, clean and low-cost energy by laser- or beam-driven inertial nuclear fusion has preoccupied all winners of the Edward Teller Medal since its inception in 1991. This book presents their findings, meeting discussions, and personal insights from Edward Teller himself. Expect discussion of important advances anticipated in the future such as multi-billion dollar fusion research projects (NIF), and new schemes such as the petawatt-picosecond laser-plasma interactions evoking new physics and coupling mechanisms."--BOOK JACKET
Energy in physics, war and peace : a festschrift celebrating Edward Teller's 80th birthday by Hans Mark( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing even in overview of more than a half-century of professional life of a giant of twentieth century science and technology such as Edward Teller is a daunting task. We ask in advance the reader's pardon for passing over quickly or omitting entirely aspects of Teller's life and work which may seem of major significance but which we, due to differences of perspective or knowledge, speak too little or not at all. We refer those interested in greater depth to the excellent biography by Stanley Blumberg and Gwen Owens, The Life and Times of Edward Teller, and we have (with his permission) printed Professor Eugene Wigner's An Appreciation On the 60th Birthday of Edward Teller immediately after this foreword, so that the reader may consider the perspective of one of Teller's most illustrious contemporaries more than two decades ago. Edward Teller was born in Budapest, Hungary on January 15,1908. While his childhood was spent in the twilight of the Victorian age and its abrupt conclusion in the Great War and his youth in its especially turbulent after math in central Europe, he doesn't bear visible scars from it
Ausblick in das Kernzeitalter by Edward Teller( Book )

17 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in 4 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Conversations on the dark secrets of physics
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Trinity and beyond : the atomic bomb movieEdward Teller lectures : lasers and inertial fusion energyEnergy in physics, war and peace : a festschrift celebrating Edward Teller's 80th birthdayEdward Teller Centennial Symposium : modern physics and the scientific legacy of Edward Teller : Livermore, CA, USA, 28 May 2008Edward Teller : the real Dr. StrangeloveThe advisors : Oppenheimer, Teller, and the superbombMemoirs : a twentieth-century journey in science and politics
Alternative Names
Eduardus Teller

Edvards Tellers

Edward Teller

Edward Teller amerikansk fysiker

Edward Teller amerykański fizyk pochodzenia węgierskiego

Edward Teller físico de origen húngaro

Edward Teller fisico ungherese naturalizzato statunitense

Edward Teller Hongaars auteur

Edward Teller Hungarian-American nuclear physicist

Edward Teller Nuclear physicist and father of the hydrogen bomb

Edward Teller physicien hongro-américain

Edward Teller ungarisch-amerikanischer Physiker

Edward Teller ungarsk-amerikansk teoretisk fysiker

Teler, Edward, 1908-2003

Teller

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Teller Ede

Teller Ede 1908-2003

Teller Ede magyar–amerikai atomfizikus

Teller Eduard 1908-2003

Teller Edvard

Teller, Edward

Teller, Edward 1908-

Έντουαρντ Τέλερ

Едвард Телер

Едвард Теллер

Едвард Теллер американський фізик угорського походження

Едуард Телер

Едуард Телер американски физик от унгарски произход

Эдвард Теллер американский физик

Эдвард Тэлер

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אדוארד טלר

ادوارد تلر

إدوارد تيلر

ایڈورڈ ٹیلر

اېډوارډ ټېللر

এডওয়ার্ড টেলার

এডওয়ার্ড টেলার Nuclear physicist and father of the hydrogen bomb

ਐਡਵਰਡ ਟੈਲਰ

எட்வர்ட் டெல்லர்

ಎಡ್ವರ್ಡ್ ಟೆಲ್ಲರ್

എഡ്വേർഡ് ടെല്ലർ

เอ็ดเวิร์ด เทลเลอร์

에드워드 텔러

텔러, 에드워드

エドワード・テラー

テラー, エドワード

愛德華·泰勒

Languages
English (352)

German (26)

French (11)

Italian (2)

Japanese (1)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)