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Boron-Containing Nanostructured Materials for Neutron-Shields

  • L. Chkhartishvili
Conference paper
Part of the NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology book series (NAPSA)

Abstract

Chapter aims to overview the studies on development of boron-containing nanostructured materials, which can serve as working body of the neutron shields designed to protect first of all people – both the general population and staff of nuclear plants.

Keywords

Boron-containing nanostructured materials Neutron shields 

Notes

Acknowledgements

Author gratefully acknowledges the Science and Technology Center in Ukraine for partial support within the Grant STCU 6204.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Chkhartishvili
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Engineering PhysicsGeorgian Technical UniversityTbilisiGeorgia
  2. 2.Laboratory for Boron-Containing and Composite MaterialsFerdinand Tavadze Institute of Metallurgy and Materials ScienceTbilisiGeorgia

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