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Application of Transmission Tomography to Nuclear Waste Management

Ph. Rizo, Ch. Robert-Coutant, V. Moulin, R. Sauze, M. Antonakios.
LETI (CEA-Technologies avancées) 17 rue des Martyrs 38054 Grenoble, FRANCE.



Potentialities of tomography

System dedicated to lightweight nuclear wastes

System dedicated to waste in heavy cylindric concrete containers

System dedicated to heavy waste in 5 m3 and 10 m3 parallelipedic containers.




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