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Studies in process control, reliability engineering, loss prevention and plant engineering

Frank P. Lees

Studies in process control, reliability engineering, loss prevention and plant engineering

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Written in English


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Publications submitted for the degree of D.Sc., Loughborough University of Technology 1982.

Statementby Frank P. Lees.
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Open LibraryOL21665988M

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