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Modelling and Simulation in Engineering
Volume 2016, Article ID 4165746, 10 pages
Review Article

A Review on Radiation Damage in Concrete for Nuclear Facilities: From Experiments to Modeling

Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Padova, via F. Marzolo 9, 35131 Padova, Italy

Received 24 December 2015; Accepted 19 July 2016

Academic Editor: Anna Pandolfi

Copyright © 2016 Beatrice Pomaro. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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