Louis Slotin



Description of the EventSome physicists who worked on the invention of the atom bomb at Los Alamos died from radiation exposure, including Harry K. Daghlian, Jr. (1921–1945) and Louis Slotin (1910–1946), who both were exposed to lethal doses of radiation in separate criticality accidents involving the same sphere of plutonium.
FieldPhysics
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Year of Birth1910
Year of Death1946
NationalityCanadian
OccupationPhysician
OccupationChemist
Born InCanada
Age of Death36