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Research Article

Experimental Study on the Softening Characteristics of Sandstone and Mudstone in Relation to Moisture Content

1School of Mines, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou 221116, China
2Key Laboratory of Deep Coal Resource Mining, Ministry of Education of China, Xuzhou 221116, China
3School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA 6009, Australia

Correspondence should be addressed to Chong-chong Qi; ua.ude.awu.tneduts@24084912

Received 19 December 2016; Accepted 15 January 2017; Published 22 February 2017

Academic Editor: M. I. Herreros

Copyright © 2017 Gui-chen Li 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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