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Title: Simple derivation of the Fong-Wandzura pulse sequence

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OSTI Identifier:
1235957
Grant/Contract Number:
FG02-97ER45639
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Journal Article: Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physical Review A
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 93; Journal Issue: 1; Related Information: CHORUS Timestamp: 2016-12-23 14:52:13; Journal ID: ISSN 2469-9926
Publisher:
American Physical Society
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Zeuch, Daniel, and Bonesteel, N. E.. Simple derivation of the Fong-Wandzura pulse sequence. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.93.010303.
Zeuch, Daniel, & Bonesteel, N. E.. Simple derivation of the Fong-Wandzura pulse sequence. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.93.010303.
Zeuch, Daniel, and Bonesteel, N. E.. Mon . "Simple derivation of the Fong-Wandzura pulse sequence". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.93.010303.
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doi = {10.1103/PhysRevA.93.010303},
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number = 1,
volume = 93,
place = {United States},
year = {Mon Jan 25 00:00:00 EST 2016},
month = {Mon Jan 25 00:00:00 EST 2016}
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