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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 923403, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/923403
Research Article

Preparation and Characterization of Reduced Graphene Oxide Sheets via Water-Based Exfoliation and Reduction Methods

1Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Industrial Technology, Silpakorn University, Nakhon Pathom 73000, Thailand
2National Center of Excellence for Petroleum, Petrochemicals and Advanced Materials, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand

Received 29 May 2013; Revised 3 August 2013; Accepted 9 August 2013

Academic Editor: Peter Majewski

Copyright © 2013 Vorrada Loryuenyong 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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