Fibrous Reinforcements for Composite Materials: Producing and Modelling


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M. de Araújo et al., "Fibrous Reinforcements for Composite Materials: Producing and Modelling ", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 455-456, pp. 787-791, 2004

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