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Published by Bhabha Atomic Research Centre in Mumbai .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Air -- Pollution -- Meteorological aspects.,
  • Air -- Pollution -- Meteorological aspects -- Mathematical models.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby V.V. Shirvaikar and V.J. Daoo.
SeriesBARC external ;
ContributionsBhabha Atomic Research Centre.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2004/60101 (Q)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2, ix, 221 p.
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3717412M
LC Control Number2003328618

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