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Title: From atoms to aerosols: probing clusters and nanoparticles with synchrotron based mass spectrometry and X-ray spectroscopy


Synchrotron radiation provides insight into spectroscopy and dynamics in clusters and nanoparticles.

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Ahmed, Musahid, and Kostko, Oleg. From atoms to aerosols: probing clusters and nanoparticles with synchrotron based mass spectrometry and X-ray spectroscopy. United Kingdom: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1039/C9CP05802H.
Ahmed, Musahid, & Kostko, Oleg. From atoms to aerosols: probing clusters and nanoparticles with synchrotron based mass spectrometry and X-ray spectroscopy. United Kingdom. doi:10.1039/C9CP05802H.
Ahmed, Musahid, and Kostko, Oleg. Wed . "From atoms to aerosols: probing clusters and nanoparticles with synchrotron based mass spectrometry and X-ray spectroscopy". United Kingdom. doi:10.1039/C9CP05802H.
title = {From atoms to aerosols: probing clusters and nanoparticles with synchrotron based mass spectrometry and X-ray spectroscopy},
author = {Ahmed, Musahid and Kostko, Oleg},
abstractNote = {Synchrotron radiation provides insight into spectroscopy and dynamics in clusters and nanoparticles.},
doi = {10.1039/C9CP05802H},
journal = {Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. PCCP (Print)},
number = 5,
volume = 22,
place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2020},
month = {2}

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