Hyman George Rickover

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Noun1.Hyman George Rickover - United States admiral who advocated the development of nuclear submarines (1900-1986)
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Using the Navy's successful nuclear propulsion transformation effort led by Admiral Hyman G. Rickover as a case, this article highlights the applicability and utility of Kotter's methodology to military transformation.
A quote attributed to Admiral Hyman G. Rickover sums it up nicely, "it is necessary for us to learn from others' mistakes.
In 1946, CAPT Hyman G. Rickover began to explore the idea of a new propulsion plant for the U.S.