From MYRRHA to XT-ADS: the design evolution of an experimental ADS system

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From MYRRHA to XT-ADS: the design evolution of an experimental ADS system. / De Bruyn, Didier; Maes, Dirk; Mansani, Luigi; Giraud, Benoit; Lamberts, Damien (Peer reviewer).

Eighth International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications and Utilization of Accelerators (AccApp'07). La Grange Park, Illinois, United States, 2007. p. 848-854.

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De Bruyn, D, Maes, D, Mansani, L, Giraud, B & Lamberts, D 2007, From MYRRHA to XT-ADS: the design evolution of an experimental ADS system. in Eighth International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications and Utilization of Accelerators (AccApp'07). La Grange Park, Illinois, United States, pp. 848-854, AccApp'07 - 8th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications & Utilization of Accelerators , Pocatello (Idaho), United States, 2007-07-30.

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De Bruyn, D., Maes, D., Mansani, L., Giraud, B., & Lamberts, D. (2007). From MYRRHA to XT-ADS: the design evolution of an experimental ADS system. In Eighth International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications and Utilization of Accelerators (AccApp'07) (pp. 848-854).

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De Bruyn D, Maes D, Mansani L, Giraud B, Lamberts D. From MYRRHA to XT-ADS: the design evolution of an experimental ADS system. In Eighth International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications and Utilization of Accelerators (AccApp'07). La Grange Park, Illinois, United States. 2007. p. 848-854

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De Bruyn, Didier ; Maes, Dirk ; Mansani, Luigi ; Giraud, Benoit ; Lamberts, Damien. / From MYRRHA to XT-ADS: the design evolution of an experimental ADS system. Eighth International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications and Utilization of Accelerators (AccApp'07). La Grange Park, Illinois, United States, 2007. pp. 848-854

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