A model of inclusion behaviour in liquid aluminium

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A model of inclusion behaviour in liquid aluminium. / Burnard, D. J.; Griffiths, W. D.

Materials Science Forum. Vol. 765 2013. p. 92-96 (Materials Science Forum; Vol. 765).

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Burnard, DJ & Griffiths, WD 2013, A model of inclusion behaviour in liquid aluminium. in Materials Science Forum. vol. 765, Materials Science Forum, vol. 765, pp. 92-96, 6th International Light Metals Technology Conference, LMT 2013, Old Windsor, United Kingdom, 24/07/13. https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.92

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Burnard, D. J., & Griffiths, W. D. (2013). A model of inclusion behaviour in liquid aluminium. In Materials Science Forum (Vol. 765, pp. 92-96). (Materials Science Forum; Vol. 765). https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.92

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Burnard DJ, Griffiths WD. A model of inclusion behaviour in liquid aluminium. In Materials Science Forum. Vol. 765. 2013. p. 92-96. (Materials Science Forum). https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.765.92

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Burnard, D. J. ; Griffiths, W. D. / A model of inclusion behaviour in liquid aluminium. Materials Science Forum. Vol. 765 2013. pp. 92-96 (Materials Science Forum).

Bibtex

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