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Title: Monitoring of human activities for performance confirmation.

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Research Org.:
Sandia National Laboratories
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
897624
Report Number(s):
SAND2006-3100C
DOE Contract Number:
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Proposed for presentation at the International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference held April 30 - May 2, 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Beauheim, Richard Louis. Monitoring of human activities for performance confirmation.. United States: N. p., 2006. Web.
Beauheim, Richard Louis. Monitoring of human activities for performance confirmation.. United States.
Beauheim, Richard Louis. Mon . "Monitoring of human activities for performance confirmation.". United States. doi:.
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year = {Mon May 01 00:00:00 EDT 2006},
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