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Monte-Carlo calculations of keV electron and positron slowing down in solids. / Valkealahti, S.; Nieminen, R. M.

In: Applied Physics A Solids and Surfaces, Vol. 32, No. 2, 01.10.1983, p. 95-106.

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Valkealahti, S & Nieminen, RM 1983, 'Monte-Carlo calculations of keV electron and positron slowing down in solids', Applied Physics A Solids and Surfaces, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 95-106. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00617834

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Valkealahti, S., & Nieminen, R. M. (1983). Monte-Carlo calculations of keV electron and positron slowing down in solids. Applied Physics A Solids and Surfaces, 32(2), 95-106. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00617834

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Valkealahti, S. ; Nieminen, R. M. / Monte-Carlo calculations of keV electron and positron slowing down in solids. In: Applied Physics A Solids and Surfaces. 1983 ; Vol. 32, No. 2. pp. 95-106.

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