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Title: Finite-size effects in lead scandium tantalate relaxor thin films

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Physical Review B
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[Journal Name: Physical Review B Journal Volume: 101 Journal Issue: 9]; Journal ID: ISSN 2469-9950
American Physical Society
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United States

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Fernandez, Abel, Kim, Jieun, Meyers, Derek, Saremi, Sahar, and Martin, Lane W. Finite-size effects in lead scandium tantalate relaxor thin films. United States: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.101.094102.
Fernandez, Abel, Kim, Jieun, Meyers, Derek, Saremi, Sahar, & Martin, Lane W. Finite-size effects in lead scandium tantalate relaxor thin films. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.101.094102.
Fernandez, Abel, Kim, Jieun, Meyers, Derek, Saremi, Sahar, and Martin, Lane W. Wed . "Finite-size effects in lead scandium tantalate relaxor thin films". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.101.094102.
title = {Finite-size effects in lead scandium tantalate relaxor thin films},
author = {Fernandez, Abel and Kim, Jieun and Meyers, Derek and Saremi, Sahar and Martin, Lane W.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1103/PhysRevB.101.094102},
journal = {Physical Review B},
number = [9],
volume = [101],
place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {3}

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