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Effects of Fine Gangue on Strength, Resistivity, and Microscopic Properties of Cemented Coal Gangue Backfill for Coal Mining

College of Mineral Engineering, Taiyuan University of Technology, No. 79 Yingze Western Street, Taiyuan, Shanxi 030024, China

Received 6 October 2014; Revised 8 March 2015; Accepted 8 March 2015

Academic Editor: Shimin Liu

Copyright © 2015 Tingye Qi 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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