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2 edition of Organic liquids as reactor coolants and moderators. found in the catalog.

Organic liquids as reactor coolants and moderators.

Panel on the Use of Organic Liquids as Reactor Coolants and Moderators (1966 Vienna)

Organic liquids as reactor coolants and moderators.

Report of a panel...held in Vienna, 9-13 May, 1966.

by Panel on the Use of Organic Liquids as Reactor Coolants and Moderators (1966 Vienna)

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Published by International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organic cooled reactors,
  • Organic moderated reactors

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[With illus. and tables]
    SeriesTechnical reports series,, 70, Technical reports series (International Atomic Energy Agency) ;, no. 70.
    ContributionsInternational Atomic Energy Agency.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9698.A1 I6 no. 70
    The Physical Object
    Pagination148p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5570840M
    LC Control Number67078937
    OCLC/WorldCa492402

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