TITLE

Academic research among Britain's best

PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Professional Engineering;01/15/97, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the quality of engineering research in Great Britain as conducted by the Higher Education Funding Council. General improvements in research since assessment made in 1992; Performance of mechanical and general engineering research.
ACCESSION #
9708084111

 

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