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Smart Materials Research
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 515942, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/515942
Research Article

Deflection and Vibration Control of Laminated Plates Using Extension and Shear Actuated Fiber Composites

1National Aerospace Laboratories, CSIR, Bangalore 560017, India
2Department of Aerospace Engineering, Nagoya University, Nagoya 4648603, Japan

Received 10 October 2010; Revised 16 February 2011; Accepted 16 February 2011

Academic Editor: Marcelo A. Trindade

Copyright © 2011 S. Raja 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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