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Some aspects of formation and tribological properties of silver nanodumbbells

Boris Polyakov1*, Sergei Vlassov1, Leonid M Dorogin23, Natalia Novoselska4*, Jelena Butikova1, Mikk Antsov23, Sven Oras23, Runno Lohmus23 and Ilmar Kink23

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1 Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia, Kengaraga str. 8, Riga LV-1063, Latvia

2 Institute of Physics, University of Tartu, Riia str. 142, Tartu 51014, Estonia

3 Estonian Nanotechnology Competence Center, Riia str. 142, Tartu 51014, Estonia

4 I.I.Mechnikov Odessa National University, Dvoryanskaya str. 2, Odessa 65082, Ukraine

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Nanoscale Research Letters 2014, 9:186  doi:10.1186/1556-276X-9-186

Published: 21 April 2014

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