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Food Properties and Computer-Aided Engineering of Food Processing Systems (NATO Science Series E:)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Food & beverage technology,
  • Food industry and trade,
  • Food Industry Services,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Testing,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Food Science,
  • Technology / Food Industry & Science,
  • Data processing,
  • Congresses,
  • Food

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Edition Notes

ContributionsR.P. Singh (Editor), Augusto G. Medina (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages616
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7806029M
ISBN 100792302427
ISBN 109780792302421

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