Occupational radiation exposure in nuclear fuel cycle facilities proceedings of a sympsium on ... organized by the International Atomic Energy and the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency and held in Los Angeles, 18-22 June 1979. by Symposium on Occupational Radiation Exposure in Nuclear Fuel Cycle Facilities (1979 Los Angeles, Calif.)

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  • Nuclear power plants -- Health and hygiene -- Congresses.,
  • Nuclear reactors -- Health and hygiene -- Congresses.,
  • Radiation -- Dosage -- Statistics -- Congresses.

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GenreCongresses.
SeriesProceedings series (International Atomic Energy Agency)
ContributionsInternational Atomic Energy Agency, OECD Nuclear Energy Agency.
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Pagination640 p. :
Number of Pages640
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Open LibraryOL22079518M
ISBN 10920020080X

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