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Title: Vacuum topology and the electroweak phase transition

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Physical Review D
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Journal Volume: 96; Journal Issue: 4; Related Information: CHORUS Timestamp: 2017-08-30 10:56:37; Journal ID: ISSN 2470-0010
American Physical Society
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United States

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Zhang, Yiyang, Ferrer, Francesc, and Vachaspati, Tanmay. Vacuum topology and the electroweak phase transition. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.043014.
Zhang, Yiyang, Ferrer, Francesc, & Vachaspati, Tanmay. Vacuum topology and the electroweak phase transition. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.043014.
Zhang, Yiyang, Ferrer, Francesc, and Vachaspati, Tanmay. Wed . "Vacuum topology and the electroweak phase transition". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.96.043014.
title = {Vacuum topology and the electroweak phase transition},
author = {Zhang, Yiyang and Ferrer, Francesc and Vachaspati, Tanmay},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevD.96.043014},
journal = {Physical Review D},
number = 4,
volume = 96,
place = {United States},
year = {Wed Aug 30 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
month = {Wed Aug 30 00:00:00 EDT 2017}

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