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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 734328, 9 pages
Ecomoulding of Composite Wind Turbine Blades Using Green Manufacturing RTM Process
Team Europe, European Commission, 39 Boulevard Charles Moretti A6, 13014 Marseille, France
Received 3 May 2012; Accepted 17 July 2012
Academic Editors: W. Han and A. Martinez-Villafane
Copyright © 2012 Brahim Attaf. 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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