Stress in a polymer brush

@article{Manav2019StressIA,
  title={Stress in a polymer brush},
  author={M. Manav and Mauricio Ponga and A. Srikantha Phani},
  journal={Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids},
  year={2019}
}

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  • Manav
  • Materials Science
  • 2019
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