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Electric Strength of Unsaturated Hydrocarbon Gases

Nature volume 180, pages 703704 (05 October 1957) | Download Citation

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PREVIOUS work1 has indicated that a larger number of gaseous hydrocarbons should be studied before a comprehensive theory of the influence of molecular structure on electric breakdown can be advanced.

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    • A. E. D. HEYLEN

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