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Advances in Astronomy
Volume 2009, Article ID 309024, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/309024
Research Article

CMB Temperature Polarization Correlation and Primordial Gravitational Waves: WMAP5

1Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
2Astronomy Unit, School of Mathematical Sciences, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS, UK

Received 18 November 2008; Revised 29 December 2008; Accepted 2 February 2009

Academic Editor: William Reach

Copyright © 2009 N. J. Miller 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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