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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 579659, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/579659
Research Article

Effect of Heating at Oven-Dry State on Steam Treated Bamboo Powder Thermal Fluidity

Department of Mechanical and System Engineering, Kyoto Institute of Technology, Matsugasakigoshokaido-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8585, Japan

Received 20 February 2015; Revised 8 June 2015; Accepted 30 July 2015

Academic Editor: Jiang Jianchun

Copyright © 2015 S. Kajikawa and T. Iizuka. 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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