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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2016, Article ID 2181438, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2181438
Research Article

Fractal Characteristics of Rock Fracture Surface under Triaxial Compression after High Temperature

1School of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Nantong University, Nantong 226019, China
2State Key Laboratory for Geomechanics and Deep Underground Engineering, School of Mechanics and Civil Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou 221116, China

Received 15 June 2016; Accepted 8 September 2016

Academic Editor: Mikhael Bechelany

Copyright © 2016 X. L. Xu and Z. Z. Zhang. 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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