Regenerative soot as a source of broad band VUV light by Shoaib Ahmad

  • E. TräbertEmail author
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The analysis and interpretation of the data presented by S. Ahmad [Eur. Phys. J. D 22, 189 (2003)] are shown to be inconsistent, and are in conflict with established atomic physics.


Broad Band Atomic Physic Regenerative Soot 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Experimentalphysik III Ruhr-Universität BochumBochumGermany

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