TITLE

With a little help from my selves

AUTHOR(S)
Wolff, Simon
PUB. DATE
October 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;10/26/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1792, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the advantages of having a common name when publishing scientific papers. Listing of papers published by authors with the same names; Use of the 'Science Citation Index' to look for the names of scientists that have been published.
ACCESSION #
10556438

 

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