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Electronic properties of sculpturenes. / Algharagholy, Laith; Pope, Tom; Bailey, Steven W. D.; Lambert, Colin J.

In: New Journal of Physics, Vol. 16, 013060, 31.01.2014.

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Algharagholy, L, Pope, T, Bailey, SWD & Lambert, CJ 2014, 'Electronic properties of sculpturenes', New Journal of Physics, vol. 16, 013060. https://doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/16/1/013060

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Algharagholy L, Pope T, Bailey SWD, Lambert CJ. Electronic properties of sculpturenes. New Journal of Physics. 2014 Jan 31;16. 013060. https://doi.org/10.1088/1367-2630/16/1/013060

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Algharagholy, Laith ; Pope, Tom ; Bailey, Steven W. D. ; Lambert, Colin J. / Electronic properties of sculpturenes. In: New Journal of Physics. 2014 ; Vol. 16.

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