Walter Kidde Laboratories Established

Authors(s): Publication:Physics Today Publication Date:June 1, 1952 Publisher: Citation:Physics Today 5, 6, 26 (1952); doi: 10.1063/1.3067628 Link:

Heralded as the "first privately-financed laboratory dedicated to research in nuclear power", the newly created Walter Kidde Nuclear Laboratories, Inc. has announced that it will perform research, development, and experimentation in the field of nuclear energy with services to be available to other organizations interested in the design of nuclear power plants or in applications of nuclear technology to their products and processes.