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Laser Chemistry
Volume 2006, Article ID 81750, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2006/81750
Research Article

Characterization of Stone Cleaning by Nd:YAG Lasers with Different Pulse Duration

1Istituto di Fisica Applicata “N. Carrara” (IFAC), Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Via Madonna del Piano 10, Sesto Fiorentino (FI) 50019, Italy
2Institute of Electronic Structure and Lasers (IESL), Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH), P.O. Box 1527, Heraklion 71110, Greece
3Department of Physics, University of Crete, Heraklion 71003, Greece

Received 15 September 2006; Revised 15 December 2006; Accepted 27 December 2006

Academic Editor: Wolfgang Kautek

Copyright © 2006 Laura Bartoli 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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