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The 'hit' phenomenon: a mathematical model of human dynamics interactions as a stochastic process
The published version of the paper “The 'hit' phenomenon: a mathematical model of human dynamics interactions as a stochastic process” Ishii A et al 2012 New J. Phys. 14 063018 will be freely available online from 15 June 2012. 

It will be available at http://iopscience.iop.org/1367-2630/14/6/063018/article

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