1 edition of **Mathematics in transport** found in the catalog.

Mathematics in transport

IMA International Conference on Mathematics in Transport Planning and Control (4th 2005 University College London)

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- 17 Currently reading

Published
**2007**
by Elsevier in Amsterdam, Boston
.

Written in English

- Mathematical models,
- Congresses,
- Traffic engineering,
- Transportation

**Edition Notes**

Statement | edited by Benjamin Heydecker |

Contributions | Allsop, Richard E., Heydecker, Benjamin, Knovel (Firm) |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HE332 .I56 2005eb |

The Physical Object | |

Format | [electronic resource] : |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL25561225M |

ISBN 10 | 1615832483 |

ISBN 10 | 9781615832484 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 500999992 |

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