Garwin, Richard L.
Most widely held works about Richard L Garwin
Most widely held works by Richard L Garwin
The Fallacy of Star Wars ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 1,309 libraries worldwide
Megawatts and megatons : a turning point in the nuclear age by Georges Charpak ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and French and held by 980 libraries worldwide
L'aventure de la physique nucléaire, ses découvertes essentielles et ses figures illustres racontée au grand public : qu'est-ce qu'une réaction en chaîne? Comment fonctionne une réaction nucléaire? Que s'est-il passé à Tchernobyl?...
Nonlethal weapons and capabilities : report of an independent task force sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations ( Book )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Nonlethal technologies : progress and prospects : report of an independent task force sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Richard Garwin on arms control by Richard L Garwin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
De Tchernobyl en tchernobyls by Georges Charpak ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Mémoires d'un déraciné, physicien et citoyen du monde by Georges Charpak ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in French and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Réfugié, militant, résistant et déporté, le physicien relate son parcours d'émigré venu en France à l'âge de 7 ans. Il témoigne de son angoisse liée à l'utilisation des applications technologiques de la science sur l'avenir de l'humanité, notamment les armes nucléaires. Il plaide pour un changement dans la gestion des richesses.
Managing the plutonium surplus : applications and technical options ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Superpower postures in SALT: an American view by Richard L Garwin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The Future of SDI should we go ahead with the star wars program ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
James A. Abrahamson, director of the Strategic Defense Initiative Organization, U.S. Department of Defense, discusses the benefits of SDI, and outlines its benefits for American security. Richard L. Garwin defense consultant and adjunct professor at Harvard, Cornell and Columbia presents arguments against SDI claiming that the program is ineffective and wasteful.
Megawatts and megatons : a turning point in the nuclear age ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Weapons in space a national teleconference ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Begins with a short animated presentation. The panel discussion which follows, in response to President Reagan's call for research into a space defense against nuclear missiles, is moderated by Dr. Henry Kendall. Dr. Carl Sagan speaks on the unworkability of such a system. Dr. Richard Garwin gives the history of nuclear defense systems and theories. Admiral Noel Gayler notes that depending on gadgets is not good and that several treaties would have to be violated to implement such a system.
WMD resources ( Book )
in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Megawatts and megatons : the future of nuclear power and nuclear weapons by Richard L Garwin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
An electronic podium for the classroom by James L Levine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Some technical aspects of space-based missile defense ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Richard L. Garwin ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Interview by University of California, Irvine professor John M. Whiteley with Richard L. Garwin regarding the prevention of nuclear war and the assurance of world peace.
Nonlethal Weapons and Capabilities : report of an independent task force ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Donald C. Samuels lecture : Star Wars, national security decisions and integrity of government by Richard L Garwin ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Richard L. Garwin will speak at the 1985 Donald C. Samuel Lecture. He has published over 100 papers, been granted 27 U.S. patents, and is coauthor of the books NUCLEAR WEAPONS AND WORLD POLITICS (New York : McGraw-Hill, c1977), NUCLEAR POWER ISSUES AND CHOICES (Cambridge, Mass. : Ballinger Pub. Co., c1977), ENERGY: THE NEXT TWENTY YEARS (Cambridge, Mass. : Ballinger Pub. Co., c1979), and SCIENCE ADVICE TO THE PRESIDENT (New York : Pergamon Press, c1980). In addition, he is a consultant to the U.S. Government on such matters as military technology and arms control. [Description from the Sarah Lawrence College Weekly Calendar for May 6-13, 1985].
Toward a new security : Lessons of the forty years since Trinity ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Rapport over udviklingen af de nukleare våben fra den første prøvesprængning TRINITY i JUL 1945 og frem til 1985-arsenalet med over 50.000 nukleare våben. Endvidere om stjernekrig og Strategic Defense Initiative, SDI, (missilskjoldet), om forhandlinger i Geneve, om forslag til femårsprogram med kernevåbenkontrol for USA, og også med forslag til forskningsprogram vedrørende ballistiske missiler. - Gave fra USIS. - Forord ved Henry W. Kendall.
Anti-satellite weapons Archives Arms control Astronautics, Military Astronautics and state Audio-visual equipment Ballistic missile defenses Biographical films Biography Charpak, Georges Conference proceedings Disarmament Documentary films Explosive ordnance disposal Fermi, Enrico,--1901-1954 France Garwin, Richard L History International relations Interviews Military policy National security Nonlethal weapons Nuclear arms control Nuclear disarmament Nuclear energy Nuclear fuels--Management Nuclear fuels--Storage Nuclear industry Nuclear physicists Nuclear physics Nuclear power plants--Accidents Nuclear terrorism Nuclear weapons Peace Peacekeeping forces Peacekeeping forces, American Physicists Plutonium Plutonium--Environmental aspects Sarah Lawrence College Soviet Union Space weapons Strategic Defense Initiative Superconductivity United States United States.--Army Weapons of mass destruction Weapons systems World politics