Application of a trajectory model on the Tsjernobyl accident
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Published by Institut royal météorologique de Belgique in Bruxelles .
Written in English



  • Ukraine,
  • Chornobylʹ Region.


  • Air masses -- Ukraine -- Chornobylʹ Region.,
  • Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobylʹ, Ukraine, 1986.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 9.

Statementby L. Van der Auwera and R. Vanlierde.
SeriesInstitut royal météorologique de Belgique. Publications. Série B.,, no. 124 =, Koninklijk Meteorologisch Instituut van België. Publicaties, Serie B. ;, nr 124, Publications., no. 124.
ContributionsVanlierde, R., Institut royal météorologique de Belgique.
LC ClassificationsQC851 .B825 no. 124, QC880.4.A5 .B825 no. 124
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2436942M
LC Control Number87128828

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