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Advances in High Energy Physics
Volume 2013, Article ID 706521, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/706521
Review Article

On Collective Properties of Dense QCD Matter

1P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, Leninsky pr. 53, Moscow 119991, Russia
2Institute of Experimental and Theoretical Physics and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow, Russia

Received 15 March 2013; Accepted 5 June 2013

Academic Editor: Jan E. Alam

Copyright © 2013 Igor Dremin 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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