European Lead Fast Reactor

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European Lead Fast Reactor. / Alemberti, Alessandro; Carlsson, Johan; Malambu Mbala, Edouard; Orden, Alfredo; Cinott, Luciano; Struwe, Dankward; Agostini, Pietro; Monti, Stefano; Sobolev, Vitaly (Peer reviewer).

Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles: Challenges and Opportunities FR09. Vienna, Austria, 2009.

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Harvard

Alemberti, A, Carlsson, J, Malambu Mbala, E, Orden, A, Cinott, L, Struwe, D, Agostini, P, Monti, S & Sobolev, V 2009, European Lead Fast Reactor. in Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles: Challenges and Opportunities FR09. Vienna, Austria, Fast Reactors and Related Fuel cycles (FR09), Kyoto, Japan, 2009-12-07.

APA

Alemberti, A., Carlsson, J., Malambu Mbala, E., Orden, A., Cinott, L., Struwe, D., Agostini, P., Monti, S., & Sobolev, V. (2009). European Lead Fast Reactor. In Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles: Challenges and Opportunities FR09

Vancouver

Alemberti A, Carlsson J, Malambu Mbala E, Orden A, Cinott L, Struwe D et al. European Lead Fast Reactor. In Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles: Challenges and Opportunities FR09. Vienna, Austria. 2009

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Alemberti, Alessandro ; Carlsson, Johan ; Malambu Mbala, Edouard ; Orden, Alfredo ; Cinott, Luciano ; Struwe, Dankward ; Agostini, Pietro ; Monti, Stefano ; Sobolev, Vitaly. / European Lead Fast Reactor. Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Fast Reactors and Related Fuel Cycles: Challenges and Opportunities FR09. Vienna, Austria, 2009.

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