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Structural optimization

fundamentals and applications

by Uri Kirsch

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

    Subjects:
  • Structural optimization.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-298) and index.

    StatementU. Kirsch.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA658.8 .K57 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1409899M
    ISBN 103540559191, 0387559191
    LC Control Number93018581

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