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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 592485, 5 pages
Structural and Phase Transformations in Water-Vapour-Plasma-Treated Hydrophilic TiO2 Films
Physics Department, Vytautas Magnus University, Vileikos Street 8, 44404, Kaunas, Lithuania
Received 23 March 2012; Revised 2 July 2012; Accepted 7 July 2012
Academic Editor: Markku Leskela
Copyright © 2012 L. Pranevicius 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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