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Luna-Acosta, GA, Fernandez-Marin, AA, Mendez-Bermudez, JA & Poli, CJ 2016, 'Cross section versus time delay and trapping probability', *Physics Letters A*, vol. 380, no. 33, pp. 2494-2500. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physleta.2016.06.001

Luna-Acosta, G. A., Fernandez-Marin, A. A., Mendez-Bermudez, J. A., & Poli, C. J. (2016). Cross section versus time delay and trapping probability. *Physics Letters A*, *380*(33), 2494-2500. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physleta.2016.06.001

Luna-Acosta GA, Fernandez-Marin AA, Mendez-Bermudez JA, Poli CJ. Cross section versus time delay and trapping probability. Physics Letters A. 2016 Jul 29;380(33):2494-2500. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physleta.2016.06.001

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