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Title: Observation of the Deexcitation of the 229mTh Nuclear Isomer

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Physical Review Letters
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Journal Name: Physical Review Letters Journal Volume: 109 Journal Issue: 16; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
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American Physical Society
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Zhao, Xinxin, Martinez de Escobar, Yenny Natali, Rundberg, Robert, Bond, Evelyn M., Moody, Allen, and Vieira, David J. Observation of the Deexcitation of the 229mTh Nuclear Isomer. United States: N. p., 2012. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.160801.
Zhao, Xinxin, Martinez de Escobar, Yenny Natali, Rundberg, Robert, Bond, Evelyn M., Moody, Allen, & Vieira, David J. Observation of the Deexcitation of the 229mTh Nuclear Isomer. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.160801.
Zhao, Xinxin, Martinez de Escobar, Yenny Natali, Rundberg, Robert, Bond, Evelyn M., Moody, Allen, and Vieira, David J. Thu . "Observation of the Deexcitation of the 229mTh Nuclear Isomer". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.160801.
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