Germanene termination of Ge2Pt crystals on Ge(110).

@article{Bampoulis2014GermaneneTO,
  title={Germanene termination of Ge2Pt crystals on Ge(110).},
  author={Pantelis Bampoulis and Lushan Zhang and Alireza Safaei and Raoul van Gastel and Bene Poelsema and Harold J. W. Zandvliet},
  journal={Journal of physics. Condensed matter : an Institute of Physics journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 44},
  pages={
          442001
        }
}
  • P. Bampoulis, L. Zhang, +3 authors H. Zandvliet
  • Published 2014
  • Materials Science, Physics, Medicine
  • Journal of physics. Condensed matter : an Institute of Physics journal
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