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Study on Coulomb explosions of ion mixtures. / Boella, E.; Paradisi, B.P.; D'Angola, A.; Silva, L.O.; Coppa, G.

In: Journal of Plasma Physics, Vol. 82, No. 1, 905820110, 28.02.2016.

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Boella, E, Paradisi, BP, D'Angola, A, Silva, LO & Coppa, G 2016, 'Study on Coulomb explosions of ion mixtures', Journal of Plasma Physics, vol. 82, no. 1, 905820110. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022377816000179

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Boella, E., Paradisi, B. P., D'Angola, A., Silva, L. O., & Coppa, G. (2016). Study on Coulomb explosions of ion mixtures. Journal of Plasma Physics, 82(1), [905820110]. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022377816000179

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Boella E, Paradisi BP, D'Angola A, Silva LO, Coppa G. Study on Coulomb explosions of ion mixtures. Journal of Plasma Physics. 2016 Feb 28;82(1). 905820110. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022377816000179

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Boella, E. ; Paradisi, B.P. ; D'Angola, A. ; Silva, L.O. ; Coppa, G. / Study on Coulomb explosions of ion mixtures. In: Journal of Plasma Physics. 2016 ; Vol. 82, No. 1.

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