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Atoms 2014, 2(2), 215-224; doi:10.3390/atoms2020215
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Validation and Implementation of Uncertainty Estimates of Calculated Transition Rates

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Received: 31 January 2014; in revised form: 29 April 2014 / Accepted: 2 May 2014 / Published: 15 May 2014
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Abstract: Uncertainties of calculated transition rates in LS-allowed electric dipole transitions in boron-like O IV and carbon-like Fe XXI are estimated using an approach in which differences in line strengths calculated in length and velocity gauges are utilized. Estimated uncertainties are compared and validated against several high-quality theoretical data sets in O IV, and implemented in large scale calculations in Fe XXI.
Keywords: transition rates; uncertainty; boron-like; carbon-like transition rates; uncertainty; boron-like; carbon-like
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Ekman, J.; Godefroid, M.R.; Hartman, H. Validation and Implementation of Uncertainty Estimates of Calculated Transition Rates. Atoms 2014, 2, 215-224.

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Ekman J, Godefroid MR, Hartman H. Validation and Implementation of Uncertainty Estimates of Calculated Transition Rates. Atoms. 2014; 2(2):215-224.

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Ekman, Jörgen; Godefroid, Michel R.; Hartman, Henrik. 2014. "Validation and Implementation of Uncertainty Estimates of Calculated Transition Rates." Atoms 2, no. 2: 215-224.


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