Accelerator Driven Subcritical Systems

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Accelerator Driven Subcritical Systems. / Aït Abderrahim, Hamid; De Bruyn, Didier; Van den Eynde, Gert; Fernandez, Rafaël.

Encyclopedia of Nuclear Energy: Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. 1. ed. Elsevier, 2021. p. 1-21.

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Aït Abderrahim, H, De Bruyn, D, Van den Eynde, G & Fernandez, R 2021, Accelerator Driven Subcritical Systems. in Encyclopedia of Nuclear Energy: Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. 1 edn, Elsevier, pp. 1-21. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-819725-7.00093-3

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Aït Abderrahim, H., De Bruyn, D., Van den Eynde, G., & Fernandez, R. (2021). Accelerator Driven Subcritical Systems. In Encyclopedia of Nuclear Energy: Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences (1 ed., pp. 1-21). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-819725-7.00093-3

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Aït Abderrahim H, De Bruyn D, Van den Eynde G, Fernandez R. Accelerator Driven Subcritical Systems. In Encyclopedia of Nuclear Energy: Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. 1 ed. Elsevier. 2021. p. 1-21 https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-819725-7.00093-3

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Aït Abderrahim, Hamid ; De Bruyn, Didier ; Van den Eynde, Gert ; Fernandez, Rafaël. / Accelerator Driven Subcritical Systems. Encyclopedia of Nuclear Energy: Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. 1. ed. Elsevier, 2021. pp. 1-21

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