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Journal of Applied Mathematics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 765361, 12 pages
Wave Equations in Bianchi Space-Times
1Centre for Differential Equations, Continuum Mechanics, and Applications, School of Mathematics, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2001, South Africa
2School of Mathematical Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
Received 31 July 2012; Accepted 26 September 2012
Academic Editor: Fazal M. Mahomed
Copyright © 2012 S. Jamal 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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