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Published by Springer in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Computer simulation.,
  • Engineering -- Computer simulation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-229) and index.

    StatementPetra Ahrweiler, Nigel Gilbert, editors.
    ContributionsAhrweiler, Petra, 1963-, Gilbert, G. Nigel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ183.9 .C63 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL377437M
    ISBN 103540648712
    LC Control Number98039440

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