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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 417421, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/417421
Research Article

Performance and Emission Characteristics of Diesel Engine Fueled with Ethanol-Diesel Blends in Different Altitude Regions

Faculty of Transportation Engineering, Kunming University of Science and Technology, Kunming 650224, China

Received 11 June 2010; Revised 5 October 2010; Accepted 8 November 2010

Academic Editor: Andrei Surguchov

Copyright © 2011 Jilin Lei 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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