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Nuclear reaction data and nuclear reactors

M. Herman

Nuclear reaction data and nuclear reactors

[Workshop on Nuclear Reaction Data and Nuclear Reactors: Physics, Design and Safety, 25 February - 28 March 2002]

by M. Herman

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Published by Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics in Trieste .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statemented. M. Herman, N. Paver
SeriesICTP Lecture Notes -- 20, ICTP Lecture Notes -- 20.
ContributionsWorkshop on Nuclear Reaction Data and Nuclear Reactors: Physics, Design and Safety (2002 ; Triest)
The Physical Object
PaginationVII, 280 s. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25553714M
ISBN 109295003306
ISBN 109789295003309
OCLC/WorldCa749779685

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