Download Comprehensive Nuclear Materials, Volume 4: Radiation Effects by R.J.M. Konings (editor) PDF

By R.J.M. Konings (editor)

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By Mark Prelas

This publication makes a speciality of Nuclear-Pumped Laser (NPL) expertise and gives the reader with a basic knowing of NPLs, a assessment of study within the box and exploration of huge scale NPL approach layout and applications.

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By G. S. Pant (auth.), Magdy M. Khalil (eds.)

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By Hansraj Ashar

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By Lawrence Freedman

First released two decades in the past, Lawrence Freedman's Evolution of Nuclear Strategy was once instantly acclaimed because the general paintings at the historical past of makes an attempt to manage militarily and politically with the negative harmful strength of nuclear guns. It has now been rewritten, drawing on quite a lot of new study, and up-to-date to take account of the interval following the top of the chilly warfare, taking the tale to modern arguments approximately missile safety.

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