THE OCCURRENCE RATE OF SMALL PLANETS AROUND SMALL STARS

@article{Dressing2013THEOR,
  title={THE OCCURRENCE RATE OF SMALL PLANETS AROUND SMALL STARS},
  author={Courtney D. Dressing and David Charbonneau},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={767}
}
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