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Smart cellulose-hydrogel composites for 4D printing

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Smart cellulose-hydrogel composites for 4D printing. / Mulakkal, Manu C.; Trask, Richard S.; Seddon, Annela M.

8th Conference on Smart Structures and Materials, SMART 2017 and 6th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, SMN 2017. Vol. 2017-January International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 2017. p. 511-524.

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Mulakkal, MC, Trask, RS & Seddon, AM 2017, Smart cellulose-hydrogel composites for 4D printing. in 8th Conference on Smart Structures and Materials, SMART 2017 and 6th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, SMN 2017. vol. 2017-January, International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering, pp. 511-524, 8th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Smart Structures and Materials, SMART 2017 and 6th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, SMN 2017, Madrid, Spain, 5/06/17.

APA

Mulakkal, M. C., Trask, R. S., & Seddon, A. M. (2017). Smart cellulose-hydrogel composites for 4D printing. In 8th Conference on Smart Structures and Materials, SMART 2017 and 6th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, SMN 2017 (Vol. 2017-January, pp. 511-524). International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering.

Vancouver

Mulakkal MC, Trask RS, Seddon AM. Smart cellulose-hydrogel composites for 4D printing. In 8th Conference on Smart Structures and Materials, SMART 2017 and 6th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, SMN 2017. Vol. 2017-January. International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering. 2017. p. 511-524

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Mulakkal, Manu C. ; Trask, Richard S. ; Seddon, Annela M. / Smart cellulose-hydrogel composites for 4D printing. 8th Conference on Smart Structures and Materials, SMART 2017 and 6th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, SMN 2017. Vol. 2017-January International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 2017. pp. 511-524

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