Open Access
MATEC Web of Conferences
Volume 26, 2015
2015 3rd Asia Conference on Mechanical and Materials Engineering (ACMME 2015)
Article Number 01002
Number of page(s) 6
Section Advanced materials and properties
Published online 12 October 2015
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