On the frequency of oscillations in the pair plasma generated by a strong electric field

@article{Benedetti2011OnTF,
  title={On the frequency of oscillations in the pair plasma generated by a strong electric field},
  author={Alberto Benedetti and Wen-biao Han and R. Ruffini and G. V. Vereshchagin},
  journal={Physics Letters B},
  year={2011},
  volume={698},
  pages={75-79}
}

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