January 2005
Building Design;1/21/2005, Issue 1657, p19
Trade Publication
Presents developments and technological innovations involving architectures designs and specifications in England. Advantages of Nu-Lok's new ceramic slates; Evolution of a solar cells by Gerrit Kroesen, a plasma physicist; Seminar discussing ways in adapting to climate changes.


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