TITLE

AEC Appointments

PUB. DATE
July 1953
SOURCE
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jul1953, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p229
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the appointment of Lewis L. Strauss as the chairman of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). Strauss, who replaced Gordon Dean after its resignation, is one of the original AEC commissioners serving until 1950. The AEC chairman, who also became a special adviser to the U.S. President on atomic energy comments on his return to the commission. In his farewell press conference, former AEC chairman Gordon Dean states that Strauss has a wide and intimate knowledge of the atomic energy program and he is confident that the new chairman will deliver a wise leadership.
ACCESSION #
21307156

 

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