Address for correspondence

The Secretariat, ACODS-2012
C/O Prof. R. Padhi (General Chair)
Department of Aerospace Engineering,
Indian Institute of Science,
Bangalore 560 012, India.

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E-mail: ACODS2012@aero.iisc.ernet.in

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