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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 526380, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/526380
Research Article

Computed Tomography to Estimate the Representative Elementary Area for Soil Porosity Measurements

1Laboratory of Soil Physics and Environmental Sciences, Department of Physics, State University of Ponta Grossa (UEPG), Avenue Carlos Cavalcanti 4748, 84030-900 Ponta Grossa, PR, Brazil
2Department of Soil Science, State University of Ponta Grossa (UEPG), Avenue Carlos Cavalcanti 4748, 84030-900 Ponta Grossa, PR, Brazil

Received 31 October 2011; Accepted 22 December 2011

Academic Editors: F. Knollmann and H. Mori

Copyright 漏 2012 Jaqueline Aparecida Ribaski Borges 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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