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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 309617, 7 pages
Improved Processing of Carbon Nanotube Yarn
1Department of Chemical and Material Science Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0012, USA
2Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0072, USA
Received 22 October 2012; Accepted 10 March 2013
Academic Editor: Qian-Ming Gong
Copyright © 2013 Chaminda Jayasinghe 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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