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Title: Prediction of Atomic Scale Instabilities.

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Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-CA), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
OSTI Identifier:
1157525
Report Number(s):
SAND2007-1788C
523617
DOE Contract Number:
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Proposed for presentation at the 9th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics held July 23-26, 2007 in San Francisco, CA.
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Zimmerman, Jonathan A., Delph, Terry J., and Rickman, Jeffrey M. Prediction of Atomic Scale Instabilities.. United States: N. p., 2007. Web.
Zimmerman, Jonathan A., Delph, Terry J., & Rickman, Jeffrey M. Prediction of Atomic Scale Instabilities.. United States.
Zimmerman, Jonathan A., Delph, Terry J., and Rickman, Jeffrey M. Thu . "Prediction of Atomic Scale Instabilities.". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1157525.
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