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Title: Polymorphic Phase Control of RDX-Based Explosives

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [3];  [1];  [1]
  1. Transportation Security Laboratory, William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City, NJ, USA
  2. Transportation Security Laboratory, William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City, NJ, USA, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA
  3. Transportation Security Laboratory, William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City, NJ, USA, Signature Science, LLC, Egg Harbor Township, NJ, USA
Publication Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1484407
Resource Type:
Published Article
Journal Name:
Applied Spectroscopy
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Applied Spectroscopy Journal Volume: 72 Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 0003-7028
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Brady, John J., Argirakis, Brittney L., Gordon, Alexander D., Lareau, Richard T., and Smith, Barry T. Polymorphic Phase Control of RDX-Based Explosives. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1177/0003702817712259.
Brady, John J., Argirakis, Brittney L., Gordon, Alexander D., Lareau, Richard T., & Smith, Barry T. Polymorphic Phase Control of RDX-Based Explosives. United States. doi:10.1177/0003702817712259.
Brady, John J., Argirakis, Brittney L., Gordon, Alexander D., Lareau, Richard T., and Smith, Barry T. Fri . "Polymorphic Phase Control of RDX-Based Explosives". United States. doi:10.1177/0003702817712259.
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