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International Journal of Spectroscopy
Volume 2010, Article ID 506346, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/506346
Research Article

Hydrogen Stark Broadened Brackett lines

LERMA, UMR8112, Observatoire de Paris, CNRS et Université Pierre et Marie Curie, 5 place Jules Janssen, 92195 Meudon, France

Received 30 April 2009; Accepted 2 July 2009

Academic Editor: Manuel Á. González

Copyright © 2010 C. Stehlé and S. Fouquet. 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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