Prospects of Hot Explosive Pressing in Powder Metallurgy


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Materials Science Forum (Volumes 465-466)

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R. Prümmer, "Prospects of Hot Explosive Pressing in Powder Metallurgy ", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 465-466, pp. 85-92, 2004

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