Il Nuovo Cimento (1955-1965)

, Volume 9, Supplement 2, pp 497–541 | Cite as

Studies of the spherical harmonics method in neutron transport theory

  • W. Kofink


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© Società Italiana di Fisica 1958

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Kofink
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of TechnologyKarlsruheGermany

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