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Transportation sensors and controls

collision avoidance, traffic management, and ITS : 18-20 November, 1996, Boston, Massachusetts
  • 308 Pages
  • 3.55 MB
  • English

SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering , Bellingham, Wash
Traffic engineering -- Congresses., Motor vehicles -- Collision avoidance systems -- Congre
StatementAlan C. Chachich, Marten J. De Vries, chairs/editors ; sponsored and published by, SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering.
SeriesProceedings / SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, 2902, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 2902.
ContributionsChachich, Alan C., De Vries, Marten J. 1965-, Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.
LC ClassificationsHE332 .T734 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 308 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1016390M
ISBN 100819423041
LC Control Number96069754

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