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Nature Physics volume 11, pages 893894 (2015) | Download Citation

A nonlinear Compton scattering experiment with X-ray photons using an X-ray free-electron laser exhibits an unexpected frequency shift — hinting at the breakdown of standard approximations.

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  1. Adriana Pálffy is at the Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics, Saupfercheckweg 1, D-69117 Heidelberg, Germany

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