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Nuclear engineering for an uncertain future

International Symposium on the 20th Anniversary of the Department of Nuclear Engineering, University of Tokyo

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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear industry

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statementedited by Keichi Oshima, Yoshitsugu Mishima, Yoshio Ando
    ContributionsŌshima, Keiichi, 1921-, Mishima, Yoshitsugu, Andō, Yoshio, 1917-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 279 p. :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17554300M
    ISBN 100306409534
    LC Control Number81084687

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