Techniques and applications of expert systems in the construction industry
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Techniques and applications of expert systems in the construction industry by R. J. Allwood

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Published by E. Horwood, Halsted Press in Chichester, West Sussex, England, New York .
Written in English


  • Building -- Data processing.,
  • Expert systems (Computer science)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [118]-120) and index.

StatementR.J. Allwood.
SeriesEllis Horwood series in civil engineering
LC ClassificationsTH153 .A483 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination137 p. :
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2059014M
ISBN 100745805388, 0470213892
LC Control Number88038253

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