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Journal of Nanotechnology
Volume 2010, Article ID 420432, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/420432
Research Article

The Curing Process of Epoxy/Amino-Functionalized MWCNTs: Calorimetry, Molecular Modelling, and Electron Microscopy

Departamento Ciencia e Ingeniería de Materiales, ESCET, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, C/ Tulipán s/n, Móstoles, 28933 Madrid, Spain

Received 5 July 2010; Accepted 8 September 2010

Academic Editor: Xiao Wei Sun

Copyright © 2010 S. G. Prolongo 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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