The transition from two-dimensional to three-dimensional foam structures

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The transition from two-dimensional to three-dimensional foam structures. / Weaire, D.; Cox, Simon; Fátima Vaz, M.

In: European Physical Journal E, Vol. 7, No. 4, 04.2002, p. 311-315.

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Weaire, D, Cox, S & Fátima Vaz, M 2002, 'The transition from two-dimensional to three-dimensional foam structures', European Physical Journal E, vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 311-315. https://doi.org/10.1140/epje/i2001-10099-1

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Weaire, D., Cox, S., & Fátima Vaz, M. (2002). The transition from two-dimensional to three-dimensional foam structures. European Physical Journal E, 7(4), 311-315. https://doi.org/10.1140/epje/i2001-10099-1

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Weaire, D. ; Cox, Simon ; Fátima Vaz, M. / The transition from two-dimensional to three-dimensional foam structures. In: European Physical Journal E. 2002 ; Vol. 7, No. 4. pp. 311-315.

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