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Postgraduate research a guide to good practice in the engineering and physical sciences : consultative document August 1995. by

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Published by Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council in [S.l.] .
Written in English


  • Graduate students in science.,
  • Graduate students -- Supervision of.

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ContributionsEngineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
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Open LibraryOL16223494M

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