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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2015, Article ID 252740, 7 pages
Research Article

An Accurate Thermoviscoelastic Rheological Model for Ethylene Vinyl Acetate Based on Fractional Calculus

1IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca, Piazza San Francesco 19, 55100 Lucca, Italy
2Department of Structural, Geotechnical and Building Engineering, Polytechnic University of Turin, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino, Italy

Received 18 November 2014; Revised 2 January 2015; Accepted 2 January 2015

Academic Editor: Sheng-Po Chang

Copyright © 2015 Marco Paggi and Alberto Sapora. 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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