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Volume 2013, Article ID 349381, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/349381
Research Article

Petrography and Physicomechanical Properties of Rocks from the Ambela Granitic Complex, NW Pakistan

1Department of Geology, University of Peshawar, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
2Centre of Excellence in Mineralogy, University of Balochistan, Quetta 87300, Pakistan
3Department of Mining Engineering, NWFP University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan

Received 17 April 2013; Accepted 11 May 2013

Academic Editors: M. Grégoire, N. Hirao, J. A. Morales, L. Tosi, and J. Yvon

Copyright © 2013 Mohammad Arif 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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