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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 128271, 6 pages
Study of the Boson Peak and Fragility of Bioprotectant Glass-Forming Mixtures by Neutron Scattering
1Department of Physics and Earth Sciences, University of Messina, Viale D’Alcontres 31, P.O. Box 55, 98166 Messina, Italy
2Institut Laue Langevin, 6 rue Jules Horowitz, 38042 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
3CNR-IOM-OGG, Institut Laue Langevin, 6 rue Jules Horowitz, 38042 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
Received 31 May 2013; Accepted 23 August 2013
Academic Editor: Gerhard Schumacher
Copyright © 2013 F. Migliardo 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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