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Advances in Tribology
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 1901493, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1901493
Research Article

Friction Reduction Capabilities of Silicate Compounds Used in an Engine Lubricant on Worn Surfaces

CSIR-Indian Institute of Petroleum, Mohkampur, Haridwar Road, Dehradun 248005, India

Received 26 November 2015; Revised 1 February 2016; Accepted 7 February 2016

Academic Editor: Yuansheng Jin

Copyright © 2016 Devendra Singh 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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