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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 698476, 8 pages
Modelling of Ballistic Impact over a Ceramic-Metal Protection System
1Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense (UNESC), Unidade Acadêmica de Ciências, Engenharias e Tecnologia,
88806-000 Criciúma, SC, Brazil
2Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Centro Tecnológico, Departamento de Engenharia Química, 88040-900 Florianópolis, SC, Brazil
3Construções Mecânicas Cocal Ltda, 88845-000 Cocal do Sul, SC, Brazil
4Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), Institute of Advanced Ceramics, 21073 Hamburg, Germany
5Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Centro de Engenharia da Mobilidade, 89218-000 Joinville, SC, Brazil
Received 24 February 2013; Revised 26 September 2013; Accepted 1 October 2013
Academic Editor: Augusto Deus
Copyright © 2013 Leandro Neckel 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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