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July 10-12, 2015
Radisson Hotel, High Point, NC 
www.con-gregate.com 

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Saturday, July 11 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Nuclear Follies and Oddities

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Did you hear the one about the nuclear-powered windmill? The "Atomic Age" opened with many and often bizarre attempts to harness the new technology. A nuclear engineer explores those first decades, with many photos and videos.

 


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Jim Beall

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Jim Beall (BS-Math, MBA, PE) has been a nuclear engineer for over 40 years, a war gamer for over 50, and an avid reader of science fiction for even longer. His experience in nuclear engineering and power systems began as a naval officer, shortly after surviving one of Admiral Rickover’s infamous interviews, aboard USS Long Beach (CGN-9). Experience after the USN includes design, construction, inspection, enforcement, and assessment with a... Read More →

Saturday July 11, 2015 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Provincial A-B

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