Articles | Volume 13, issue 22
Research article
25 Nov 2013
Research article |  | 25 Nov 2013

An inverse modeling method to assess the source term of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant accident using gamma dose rate observations

O. Saunier, A. Mathieu, D. Didier, M. Tombette, D. Quélo, V. Winiarek, and M. Bocquet

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