Military Field Expedient Shielding Experiment

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Convair-Fort Worth, under contract to the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Laboratories, performed experiments to obtain data for use in applying field materials to shield portable nuclear-reactor power plants.

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233 p. : ill. (some folded) ; 28 cm.

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Wheeler, D. M. & Bostick, L. H. October 18, 1960.

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  • Main Title: Military Field Expedient Shielding Experiment
  • Added Title: FZK (Series) (Fort Worth, Tx.) Report 122
  • Added Title: Convair General Dynamics Company Report FZK-122
  • Series Title: Atomic Energy Commission Reports
  • Added Title: Atomic Energy Commission Report FZK-122

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Convair-Fort Worth, under contract to the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Laboratories, performed experiments to obtain data for use in applying field materials to shield portable nuclear-reactor power plants.

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233 p. : ill. (some folded) ; 28 cm.

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  • October 18, 1960

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Wheeler, D. M. & Bostick, L. H. Military Field Expedient Shielding Experiment, report, October 18, 1960; Oak Ridge, Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc304106/: accessed June 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.