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Title: Molecular models for creep in oriented polyethylene fibers

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [2]
  1. Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87123, USA
  2. Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21210, USA
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Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1671863
Grant/Contract Number:  
NA-0003525
Resource Type:
Journal Article: Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Journal of Chemical Physics
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Journal of Chemical Physics Journal Volume: 153 Journal Issue: 14; Journal ID: ISSN 0021-9606
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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O’Connor, Thomas C., and Robbins, Mark O. Molecular models for creep in oriented polyethylene fibers. United States: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1063/5.0021286.
O’Connor, Thomas C., & Robbins, Mark O. Molecular models for creep in oriented polyethylene fibers. United States. doi:10.1063/5.0021286.
O’Connor, Thomas C., and Robbins, Mark O. Wed . "Molecular models for creep in oriented polyethylene fibers". United States. doi:10.1063/5.0021286.
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