Modelling of Heat Transfer in Continuous Casting


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Materials Science Forum (Volumes 414-415)

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S. Louhenkilpi "Modelling of Heat Transfer in Continuous Casting", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 414-415, pp. 445-454, 2003

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