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Journal of Nanomaterials
Volume 2016, Article ID 5017213, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5017213
Research Article

Mechanical Properties of Boehmite Evaluated by Atomic Force Microscopy Experiments and Molecular Dynamic Finite Element Simulations

1Institute of Structural Analysis, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Appelstraße 9A, 30167 Hannover, Germany
2Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung, Unter den Eichen 87, 12205 Berlin, Germany

Received 14 July 2016; Revised 6 October 2016; Accepted 16 October 2016

Academic Editor: Victor M. Castaño

Copyright © 2016 J. Fankhänel 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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