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Journal article

50 years of radiation protection and nuclear power in Switzerland : a brief history

Université de Fribourg

  • Völkle, Hansruedi Section for Environmental Radioactivity, Division for Radiation Protection, Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, c/o Physics Department, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
    2006
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  • Atoms For Peace: an International Journal, 2006, vol. 1, no. 2-3, p. 239-244
English This article presents a short history of research in nuclear physics as well as of 50 years of nuclear power and radiation protection in Switzerland. After the International Conference 'Atoms for Peace' held in 1955 in Geneva the first research reactor was installed in Switzerland. A national environmental radioactivity monitoring programme was started in 1956. Today some 40% of the... Show more…
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  • English
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Physics
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Faculté des sciences et de médecine
Department
Physique
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