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Transportation science and technology in the 21st century

Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies. Conference

Transportation science and technology in the 21st century

proceedings of the Fifth Conference of Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies

by Hong Kong Society for Transportation Studies. Conference

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Published by The Society in association with the Department of Civil & Structural Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Wing-gun Wong, Wing-tat Hung, Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
ContributionsWong, Wing-gun., Hung, Wing-tat., Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Department of Civil and Structural Engineering.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii,498 p. :
Number of Pages498
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18918525M

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