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Title: Field-dependent nonlinear surface resistance and its optimization by surface nanostructuring in superconductors

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Kubo, Takayuki, and Gurevich, Alex. Field-dependent nonlinear surface resistance and its optimization by surface nanostructuring in superconductors. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.100.064522.
Kubo, Takayuki, & Gurevich, Alex. Field-dependent nonlinear surface resistance and its optimization by surface nanostructuring in superconductors. United States.
Kubo, Takayuki, and Gurevich, Alex. Fri . "Field-dependent nonlinear surface resistance and its optimization by surface nanostructuring in superconductors". United States.
title = {Field-dependent nonlinear surface resistance and its optimization by surface nanostructuring in superconductors},
author = {Kubo, Takayuki and Gurevich, Alex},
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doi = {10.1103/PhysRevB.100.064522},
journal = {Physical Review B},
number = 6,
volume = 100,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {8}

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