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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2012, Article ID 436963, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/436963
Research Article

Preparation of Antibacterial Color-Coated Steel Sheets

School of Metallurgical Science and Engineering, Central South University, Changsha 410083, China

Received 15 September 2011; Revised 23 January 2012; Accepted 23 January 2012

Academic Editor: Gongxuan Lu

Copyright © 2012 Guoliang Li 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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