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Title: Computational generation of voids in a -Si and a -Si:H by cavitation at low density

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Physical Review Materials
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Journal Name: Physical Review Materials Journal Volume: 4 Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 2475-9953
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American Physical Society
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Guerrero, Enrique, and Strubbe, David A. Computational generation of voids in a -Si and a -Si:H by cavitation at low density. United States: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.4.025601.
Guerrero, Enrique, & Strubbe, David A. Computational generation of voids in a -Si and a -Si:H by cavitation at low density. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.4.025601.
Guerrero, Enrique, and Strubbe, David A. Thu . "Computational generation of voids in a -Si and a -Si:H by cavitation at low density". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.4.025601.
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