A Spherical Indentation Technique Based on FE Solutions for Material Property Evaluation


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Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 270-273)

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Seung-Seok Lee, Dong-Jin Yoon, Joon-Hyun Lee and Sekyung Lee




H. Y. Lee and J. H. Lee, "A Spherical Indentation Technique Based on FE Solutions for Material Property Evaluation", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 270-273, pp. 133-138, 2004

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