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Oppenheimer

J(ulius) Robert. 1904--67, US nuclear physicist. He was director of the Los Alamos laboratory (1943--45), which produced the first atomic bomb. He opposed the development of the hydrogen bomb (1949) and in 1953 was alleged to be a security risk. He was later exonerated
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There are more similarities between the narrators than there are differences, despite their various backgrounds and roles in Oppenheimer's periphery.
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The Many Deaths of Jew Suss is not another biography of Oppenheimer but rather a genre-bending account of his trial and of his image among his contemporaries.
Describing the impact of his mentor, Yugoslav filmmaker Dusan Makavejev, Oppenheimer said: "He combined documentary and narrative to great effect and I was always fascinated by this intersection between non-fiction and fiction."
Kara Stein and Luis Aguilar did not approve of the SEC giving Oppenheimer such a waiver.
Mr Oppenheimer was the guest of honour at Wirral's Holocaust Memorial Event in 2012.
In and out of this dazzling re-construction of Oppenheimer's world, re-imagined superbly well by its author, Tom Morton-Smith, a world with its bitching colleagues and its sexual free-wheeling and amorality, you get a distinct feeling that all the participating scientists are far less concerned with the death of an individual Japanese citizen than they are with the numerical equations sketched out on the blackboard.
According to the SEC's order instituting a settled administrative proceeding, Oppenheimer ignored "red flags" that business via Gibraltar Global Securities "was being conducted without an applicable exemption from the broker-dealer registration requirements of the federal securities laws."
The play opens with physicist Oppenheimer delivering a brief lecture with the audience as his pupils.