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Advances in Mechanical Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 658085, 10 pages
Analysis of Dry Sliding Wear Behaviour of Aluminium-Fly Ash Composites: The Taguchi Approach
1Department of Mechanical Engineering, Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore 641032, India
2Department of Metallurgical Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore 641004, India
3Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sri Shakthi Institute of Engineering & Technology, Coimbatore 641062, India
Received 31 December 2012; Revised 25 March 2013; Accepted 8 April 2013
Academic Editor: Rehan Ahmed
Copyright © 2013 Shanmughasundaram Palanisamy et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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