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Journal of Nanotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 413512, 5 pages
A Novel Route for Development of Bulk Al/SiC Metal Matrix Nanocomposites
1Department of Mechanical Engineering, Konark Institute of Science & Technology, Bhubaneswar 752050, India
2Department of Consultancy & Quality, Central Tool Room & Training Center, Bhubaneswar 752024, India
Received 15 March 2011; Revised 5 May 2011; Accepted 6 May 2011
Academic Editor: Baoquan Sun
Copyright © 2011 Payodhar Padhi and Sachikanta Kar. 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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