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Normal-conducting scaling fixed field alternating gradient accelerator for proton therapy. / Garland, J; Appleby, R.B.; Owen, Hywel; Tygier, Samuel.

In: Physical Review Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams, Vol. 18, No. 9, 094701, 29.09.2015.

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Garland, J ; Appleby, R.B. ; Owen, Hywel ; Tygier, Samuel. / Normal-conducting scaling fixed field alternating gradient accelerator for proton therapy. In: Physical Review Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams. 2015 ; Vol. 18, No. 9.

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