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ISRN Mechanical Engineering
Volume 2012, Article ID 943248, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/943248
Research Article

Robust Optimal Design of Fiber-Reinforced Composite Cylinder with Metallic Liner

Chung Shan Institute of Science & Technology, P.O. Box 90008-15-3, Lungtan, Taoyuan County 325, Taiwan

Received 14 May 2012; Accepted 8 July 2012

Academic Editors: D. Aggelis, C. F. Gao, and F. H. Moukalled

Copyright © 2012 Chwei-Yuh Chiou. 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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