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A Study on Design of Fiber-Reinforced Plastic (FRP) Tubes as Energy Absorption Element in Vehicles

By Yuqiu Yang and Hiroyuki Hamada

Submitted: October 27th 2010Reviewed: June 15th 2011Published: October 3rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/18336

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