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Acoustic emission monitoring of thin ply hybrid composites under repeated quasi-static tensile loading. / Fotouhi, Mohammad; Suwarta, Putu; Jalalvand, Meisam; Czel, Gergely; Wisnom, Michael.

In: FME Transactions, Vol. 46, 01.02.2018, p. 238-244.

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Fotouhi, Mohammad ; Suwarta, Putu ; Jalalvand, Meisam ; Czel, Gergely ; Wisnom, Michael. / Acoustic emission monitoring of thin ply hybrid composites under repeated quasi-static tensile loading. In: FME Transactions. 2018 ; Vol. 46. pp. 238-244.

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