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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2015, Article ID 430578, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/430578
Research Article

Effect of MXene (Nano-Ti3C2) on Early-Age Hydration of Cement Paste

1School of Materials Science and Engineering, Henan Polytechnic University, Jiaozuo 454000, China
2Shandong Hongyi Technology Co. Ltd., Linyi, Shandong 276034, China
3College of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing Technology University, Nanjing 211800, China

Received 18 January 2015; Revised 21 March 2015; Accepted 25 March 2015

Academic Editor: Stefano Bellucci

Copyright © 2015 Haibin Yin 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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