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Title: Disposal Engineering for HLW and Spent Nuclear Fuel.

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Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Nuclear Energy (NE), Fuel Cycle Technologies (NE-5)
OSTI Identifier:
1406841
Report Number(s):
SAND2016-10679PE
648530
DOE Contract Number:
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Proposed for presentation at the Univ. of New Mexico, Department of Nuclear Engr., ChNE 439/539 Guest Lecture held November 07, 2016.
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Hardin, Ernest. Disposal Engineering for HLW and Spent Nuclear Fuel.. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Hardin, Ernest. Disposal Engineering for HLW and Spent Nuclear Fuel.. United States.
Hardin, Ernest. 2016. "Disposal Engineering for HLW and Spent Nuclear Fuel.". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1406841.
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