Production of Sn-117m in the BR2 high-flux reactor

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Production of Sn-117m in the BR2 high-flux reactor. / Ponsard, Bernard; Srivastava, Suresh C.; Mausner, Leonard F.; Knapp, Russ F.F.; Garland, Marc A.; Mirzadeh, Saed.

In: Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol. 67, No. 7-8, 01.07.2009, p. 1158-1161.

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Ponsard, B, Srivastava, SC, Mausner, LF, Knapp, RFF, Garland, MA & Mirzadeh, S 2009, 'Production of Sn-117m in the BR2 high-flux reactor', Applied Radiation and Isotopes, vol. 67, no. 7-8, pp. 1158-1161. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2009.02.023

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Ponsard, B., Srivastava, S. C., Mausner, L. F., Knapp, R. F. F., Garland, M. A., & Mirzadeh, S. (2009). Production of Sn-117m in the BR2 high-flux reactor. Applied Radiation and Isotopes, 67(7-8), 1158-1161. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2009.02.023

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Ponsard B, Srivastava SC, Mausner LF, Knapp RFF, Garland MA, Mirzadeh S. Production of Sn-117m in the BR2 high-flux reactor. Applied Radiation and Isotopes. 2009 Jul 1;67(7-8):1158-1161. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2009.02.023

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Ponsard, Bernard ; Srivastava, Suresh C. ; Mausner, Leonard F. ; Knapp, Russ F.F. ; Garland, Marc A. ; Mirzadeh, Saed. / Production of Sn-117m in the BR2 high-flux reactor. In: Applied Radiation and Isotopes. 2009 ; Vol. 67, No. 7-8. pp. 1158-1161.

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