Mesostructure quantification of fibre-reinforced composites
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Published by National Library of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.Sc.) -- University of Toronto, 2000.

SeriesCanadian theses = -- Thèses canadiennes
The Physical Object
Pagination2 microfiches : negative. --
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Open LibraryOL19190219M
ISBN 100612497224

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