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International Journal of Oceanography
Volume 2012, Article ID 638240, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/638240
Research Article

Elastic Properties of Natural Sea Surface Films Incorporated with Solid Dust Particles: Model Baltic Sea Studies

1Department of Physics, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Nowoursynowska 159, 02-776 Warsaw, Poland
2Institute of Experimental Physics, University of Gdańsk, Wita Stwosza 57, 80-952 Gdańsk, Poland

Received 3 August 2012; Accepted 8 October 2012

Academic Editor: Robert Frouin

Copyright © 2012 Adriana Z. Mazurek and Stanisław J. Pogorzelski. 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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