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Title: Pressure-Stabilized Tin Selenide Phase with an Unexpected Stoichiometry and a Predicted Superconducting State at Low Temperatures

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1349147
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Physical Review Letters
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Journal Name: Physical Review Letters Journal Volume: 118 Journal Issue: 13; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
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American Physical Society
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United States
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English

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Yu, Hulei, Lao, Wenxin, Wang, Lijuan, Li, Kuo, and Chen, Yue. Pressure-Stabilized Tin Selenide Phase with an Unexpected Stoichiometry and a Predicted Superconducting State at Low Temperatures. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.137002.
Yu, Hulei, Lao, Wenxin, Wang, Lijuan, Li, Kuo, & Chen, Yue. Pressure-Stabilized Tin Selenide Phase with an Unexpected Stoichiometry and a Predicted Superconducting State at Low Temperatures. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.137002.
Yu, Hulei, Lao, Wenxin, Wang, Lijuan, Li, Kuo, and Chen, Yue. Tue . "Pressure-Stabilized Tin Selenide Phase with an Unexpected Stoichiometry and a Predicted Superconducting State at Low Temperatures". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.137002.
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