Directional dark matter detection with the DMTPC m3 experiment. / DMTPC Collaboration.

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Directional dark matter detection with the DMTPC m3 experiment. / DMTPC Collaboration.

In: Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 718, 042035, 01.05.2016, p. 1-6.

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DMTPC Collaboration 2016, 'Directional dark matter detection with the DMTPC m3 experiment', Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 718, 042035, pp. 1-6. https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/718/4/042035

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DMTPC Collaboration (2016). Directional dark matter detection with the DMTPC m3 experiment. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 718, 1-6. [042035]. https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/718/4/042035

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DMTPC Collaboration. Directional dark matter detection with the DMTPC m3 experiment. Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 2016 May 1;718:1-6. 042035. https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/718/4/042035

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DMTPC Collaboration. / Directional dark matter detection with the DMTPC m3 experiment. In: Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 2016 ; Vol. 718. pp. 1-6.

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