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Title: Quantized thermal transport in single-atom junctions

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Science
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Journal Name: Science Journal Volume: 355 Journal Issue: 6330; Journal ID: ISSN 0036-8075
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American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
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United States
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English

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Cui, Longji, Jeong, Wonho, Hur, Sunghoon, Matt, Manuel, Klöckner, Jan C., Pauly, Fabian, Nielaba, Peter, Cuevas, Juan Carlos, Meyhofer, Edgar, and Reddy, Pramod. Quantized thermal transport in single-atom junctions. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1126/science.aam6622.
Cui, Longji, Jeong, Wonho, Hur, Sunghoon, Matt, Manuel, Klöckner, Jan C., Pauly, Fabian, Nielaba, Peter, Cuevas, Juan Carlos, Meyhofer, Edgar, & Reddy, Pramod. Quantized thermal transport in single-atom junctions. United States. doi:10.1126/science.aam6622.
Cui, Longji, Jeong, Wonho, Hur, Sunghoon, Matt, Manuel, Klöckner, Jan C., Pauly, Fabian, Nielaba, Peter, Cuevas, Juan Carlos, Meyhofer, Edgar, and Reddy, Pramod. Thu . "Quantized thermal transport in single-atom junctions". United States. doi:10.1126/science.aam6622.
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year = {2017},
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