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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 124820, 6 pages
Optical and Physical Properties of Methyltrimethoxysilane Transparent Film Incorporated with Nanoparticles
Corrosion and Coating Laboratory, Department of Physics, Universiti Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Received 29 October 2012; Revised 9 December 2012; Accepted 9 December 2012
Academic Editor: Wen-Hua Sun
Copyright © 2012 W. Ahliah Ismail 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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