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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 703708, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/703708
Review Article

Cure Kinetics of Epoxy Nanocomposites Affected by MWCNTs Functionalization: A Review

1Department of Resin and Additives, Institute for Color Science and Technology, P.O. Box 16765-654, Tehran, Iran
2Department of Polymer Processing, Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute, Tehran 14965-115, Iran
3Leibniz-Institute of Polymer Research Dresden, 01069 Dresden, Germany
4Technische Universität Dresden, Institut für Werkstoffwissenschaft, 01062 Dresden, Germany

Received 21 August 2013; Accepted 24 September 2013

Academic Editors: W. Ding and Y. Tian

Copyright © 2013 Mohammad Reza Saeb 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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