Open Access
MATEC Web Conf.
Volume 77, 2016
2016 3rd International Conference on Mechanics and Mechatronics Research (ICMMR 2016)
Article Number 06006
Number of page(s) 4
Section Energy Utilization and Environmental Monitoring
Published online 03 October 2016
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