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Published by American Institute of Physics in Woodbury, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Neutrons -- Scattering -- Mathematical models -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Statementeditors, M.R. Johnson, G.J. Kearley, H.G. Büttner.
SeriesAIP conference proceedings,, 479, AIP conference proceedings ;, no. 479.
ContributionsJohnson, M. R., Kearley, G. J., Büttner, H. G.
LC ClassificationsQC793.5.N4628 N55 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL53686M
ISBN 10156396838X
LC Control Number99062727

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