Waste management strategies and disposal concepts for spent nuclear fuel around the world

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Waste management strategies and disposal concepts for spent nuclear fuel around the world. / Sinnathamby, Gowthaman; Korkiala-Tanttu, Leena; Gustavsson, Henry.

Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. 2017. s. 3405-3408.

Tutkimustuotos: Artikkeli kirjassa/konferenssijulkaisussavertaisarvioitu

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Sinnathamby, G, Korkiala-Tanttu, L & Gustavsson, H 2017, Waste management strategies and disposal concepts for spent nuclear fuel around the world. julkaisussa Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. Sivut 3405-3408, Seoul, Etelä-Korea, 17/09/2017.

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Sinnathamby, G., Korkiala-Tanttu, L., & Gustavsson, H. (2017). Waste management strategies and disposal concepts for spent nuclear fuel around the world. teoksessa Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (Sivut 3405-3408)

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Sinnathamby G, Korkiala-Tanttu L, Gustavsson H. Waste management strategies and disposal concepts for spent nuclear fuel around the world. julkaisussa Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. 2017. s. 3405-3408

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Sinnathamby, Gowthaman ; Korkiala-Tanttu, Leena ; Gustavsson, Henry. / Waste management strategies and disposal concepts for spent nuclear fuel around the world. Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering. 2017. Sivut 3405-3408

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