The Multi-purpose Hybrid Research Reactor for High-tech Applications (MYRRHA)

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The Multi-purpose Hybrid Research Reactor for High-tech Applications (MYRRHA). / Aït Abderrahim, Hamid; Baeten, Peter; Fernandez, Rafaël; De Bruyn, Didier; Michiels, Sidney (Peer reviewer).

Actinide and Fission Product Partitioning and Transmutation. Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, 2012. p. 363-372.

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Aït Abderrahim, H, Baeten, P, Fernandez, R, De Bruyn, D & Michiels, S 2012, The Multi-purpose Hybrid Research Reactor for High-tech Applications (MYRRHA). in Actinide and Fission Product Partitioning and Transmutation. Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, pp. 363-372, IEMPT11 - 11th Information Exchange meeting, San Francisco, United States, 2010-11-01.

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Aït Abderrahim H, Baeten P, Fernandez R, De Bruyn D, Michiels S. The Multi-purpose Hybrid Research Reactor for High-tech Applications (MYRRHA). In Actinide and Fission Product Partitioning and Transmutation. Issy-les-Moulineaux, France. 2012. p. 363-372

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