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Laser Chemistry
Volume 2009, Article ID 436065, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/436065
Research Article

Effect of Potential, Temperature, and Fluoride Ions on the Repassivation Kinetics of Titanium in Phosphate Buffered Saline Solution with the Photon Rupture Method

Division of Materials Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Hokkaido University, Kita-13, Nishi-8, Kita-ku, Sapporo, 060-8628, Japan

Received 15 February 2009; Revised 24 April 2009; Accepted 5 May 2009

Academic Editor: Margarita Martin

Copyright © 2009 Masatoshi Sakairi 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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