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Editorial
Issue
Matériaux & Techniques
Volume 97, 2009
Mécanique et mécanismes des changements de phases
Mechanics and mechanisms of phase changes
Page(s) 21 - 21
Section Hors série : Mécanique et mécanismes des changements de phases / Special edition: Mechanics and mechanisms of phase changes
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/mattech/2010004
Published online 22 March 2010

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