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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 898439, 6 pages
The Excellent Mechanical Properties of Cork: A Novel Approach through the Analysis of Contact Stress
1Department of Mechanical, Energetic and Materials Engineering, School of Industrial Engineering, University of Extremadura, Avenida de Elvas, s/n, 06071 Badajoz, Spain
2Department of Organic and Inorganic Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences, University of Extremadura, Avenida de Elvas, s/n, 06071 Badajoz, Spain
Received 18 February 2014; Accepted 30 March 2014; Published 7 May 2014
Academic Editors: P. Mandracci, Y. Sun, and R. A. Varin
Copyright © 2014 Antonio Díaz-Parralejo 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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