Nuclear Reactors - Physics, Design and Safety Proceedings of the Workshop (Ictp, Trieste, Italy, 11 April-13 May 1994)

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  • Nuclear issues,
  • Nuclear power & engineering,
  • Nuclear structure physics,
  • Nuclear Physics,
  • Science,
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ContributionsA. Gandini (Editor), S. Ganesan (Editor), J. J. Schmidt (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages1124
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Open LibraryOL9194449M
ISBN 109810224257
ISBN 109789810224257

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