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The actual problems in an international cooperation to combat the illicit trafficking of nuclear materials are described from the perspective of the experience gained at the Institute for Transuranium Elements (ITU). As part of its research and development programme it has developed and implemented techniques for the safeguard of nuclear materials to verify operators' declarations for accountancy purposes, or to detect clandestine operations as defined by the 93+2 programme of the IAEA.

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Authors: KOCH L, JRC Karlsruhe (DE)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: Workshop on Comparative Analysis of Approaches to the Protection of Fissile Materials, Stanford (US), July 28-30, 1997
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 41026 ORA
Record Number: 199711583 / Last updated on: 1997-12-09
Original language: en
Available languages: en