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Title: SNLA/LLNL GC LDRD Workshop.

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Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1267354
Report Number(s):
SAND2007-0587C
524405
DOE Contract Number:
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Proposed for presentation at the SNLA/LLNL GC LDRD Workshop held January 23-25, 2007 in Livermore, CA.
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Ruiz, Carlos L. SNLA/LLNL GC LDRD Workshop.. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Ruiz, Carlos L. SNLA/LLNL GC LDRD Workshop.. United States.
Ruiz, Carlos L. Mon . "SNLA/LLNL GC LDRD Workshop.". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1267354.
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year = {Mon Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2007},
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