• Jan Philipp DabruckEmail author
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Neutrons are and will become increasingly important in the future with many applications in science, industry, nuclear medicine, and nuclear chemistry.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering, Institute for Nuclear Engineering and Technology Transfer (NET)RWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

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