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Journal of Sensors
Volume 2016, Article ID 8539169, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8539169
Research Article

Hexanal Gas Detection Using Chitosan Biopolymer as Sensing Material at Room Temperature

1School of Materials Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, 01000 Kangar, Perlis, Malaysia
2Physics Department, Faculty of Mathematic and Natural Science, University of Sumatera Utara, Medan, Sumatera Utara 20155, Indonesia

Received 30 August 2015; Revised 30 November 2015; Accepted 13 December 2015

Academic Editor: Elisabetta Comini

Copyright © 2016 Devi Shantini 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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