Mechanical Characterization of Dental Restorative Composite Materials


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Materials Science Forum (Volumes 455-456)

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P. V. Antunes and A. Ramalho, "Mechanical Characterization of Dental Restorative Composite Materials", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 455-456, pp. 393-397, 2004

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May 2004




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