Atomic Energy

, Volume 104, Issue 6, pp 470–482 | Cite as

50th Anniversary of the IRT reactor (history of creation and development)

  • E. P. Ryazantsev


Uranium Beryllium Fuel Element Fuel Assembly Research Reactor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. P. Ryazantsev
    • 1
  1. 1.Russian Science Center Kurchatov InstituteKurchatovRussia

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