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Practical and mathematical aspects of the problem of reconstructing objects from radiographs
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Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1977), 1227-1270
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  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1977), 1227-1270
  • MSC (1970): Primary 92A05, 78A55; Secondary 44A15
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  • MathSciNet review: 0490032