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Title: Lower limit on the heat capacity of the neutron star core

Abstract

Not provided.

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF); Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA (United States); Indiana Univ., Bloomington, IN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1536058
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-00ER41132; FG02-87ER40365; SC0008808
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Physical Review C
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 95; Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 2469-9985
Publisher:
American Physical Society (APS)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Physics

Citation Formats

Cumming, Andrew, Brown, Edward F., Fattoyev, Farrukh J., Horowitz, C. J., Page, Dany, and Reddy, Sanjay. Lower limit on the heat capacity of the neutron star core. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1103/physrevc.95.025806.
Cumming, Andrew, Brown, Edward F., Fattoyev, Farrukh J., Horowitz, C. J., Page, Dany, & Reddy, Sanjay. Lower limit on the heat capacity of the neutron star core. United States. doi:10.1103/physrevc.95.025806.
Cumming, Andrew, Brown, Edward F., Fattoyev, Farrukh J., Horowitz, C. J., Page, Dany, and Reddy, Sanjay. Wed . "Lower limit on the heat capacity of the neutron star core". United States. doi:10.1103/physrevc.95.025806.
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abstractNote = {Not provided.},
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journal = {Physical Review C},
issn = {2469-9985},
number = 2,
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place = {United States},
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