Lattice parameter of Am, Np bearing MOX fuel: an empirical potential study

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Lattice parameter of Am, Np bearing MOX fuel: an empirical potential study. / Çaglak, Emre; Labeau, Pierre-Etienne.

In: Journal of Physics Communications, Vol. 5, 035012, 24.03.2021, p. 1-8.

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Çaglak, E & Labeau, P-E 2021, 'Lattice parameter of Am, Np bearing MOX fuel: an empirical potential study', Journal of Physics Communications, vol. 5, 035012, pp. 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1088/2399-6528/abe921

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