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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2014, Article ID 464925, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/464925
Research Article

Interaction Potential between Parabolic Rotator and an Outside Particle

Department of Engineering Mechanics, School of Aerospace, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

Received 29 April 2014; Accepted 19 June 2014; Published 7 July 2014

Academic Editor: Shaoyun Fu

Copyright © 2014 Dan Wang 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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