X-ray Studies of Covalent Bonding in Diamond and Silicon

B. Dawson, P. L. Sanger
1967 Proceedings of the Royal Society A  
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doi:10.1098/rspa.1967.0201 fatcat:t2x4vy7c45gjzh24wgqctcr3my