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Journal of Atomic and Molecular Physics
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 798398, 5 pages
Forbidden Transitions in the Ground State Configuration of Doubly Ionized Argon
Department of Physics, Sakarya University, 54187 Sakarya, Turkey
Received 24 October 2013; Revised 27 December 2013; Accepted 27 December 2013; Published 9 February 2014
Academic Editor: Predrag S. Krstic
Copyright © 2014 Leyla Özdemir et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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