On the Self-Averaging of Wave Energy in Random Media

@article{Bal2004OnTS,
  title={On the Self-Averaging of Wave Energy in Random Media},
  author={Guillaume Bal},
  journal={Multiscale Model. Simul.},
  year={2004},
  volume={2},
  pages={398-420}
}
  • G. Bal
  • Published 2004
  • Mathematics
  • Multiscale Model. Simul.
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