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Toric Geometry and Calabi-Yau Compactifications

@article{Kreuzer2006ToricGA,
  title={Toric Geometry and Calabi-Yau Compactifications},
  author={Maximilian Kreuzer},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
  year={2006}
}
  • M. Kreuzer
  • Published 29 December 2006
  • Mathematics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory
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