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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2010, Article ID 294217, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/294217
Research Article

Characteristics of Carbon Monoxide Oxidization in Rich Hydrogen by Mesoporous Silica with TiO2 Photocatalyst

1Division of Mechanical Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Mie University, 1577 Kurimamachiya-cho, Tsu 514-8507, Japan
2School of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia

Received 17 August 2010; Accepted 9 November 2010

Academic Editor: Jimmy Yu

Copyright © 2010 Akira Nishimura 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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