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Title: Dual-ridge waveguide load design for eRHIC

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Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Upton, NY (United States)
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USDOE Office of Science (SC), Nuclear Physics (NP) (SC-26)
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R&D Project: KBCH139; 18034; KB0202011
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Conference: 18th International Conference on RF Superconductivity (SRF2017); Lanzhou, Gansu Province, China; 20170717 through 20170721
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United States

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Kolb P., Gao, Y., Pai, C., Porqueddu, R., Smith, K., and Xu, W.. Dual-ridge waveguide load design for eRHIC. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Kolb P., Gao, Y., Pai, C., Porqueddu, R., Smith, K., & Xu, W.. Dual-ridge waveguide load design for eRHIC. United States.
Kolb P., Gao, Y., Pai, C., Porqueddu, R., Smith, K., and Xu, W.. Mon . "Dual-ridge waveguide load design for eRHIC". United States. doi:.
title = {Dual-ridge waveguide load design for eRHIC},
author = {Kolb P. and Gao, Y. and Pai, C. and Porqueddu, R. and Smith, K. and Xu, W.},
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place = {United States},
year = {Mon Jul 17 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
month = {Mon Jul 17 00:00:00 EDT 2017}

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