The new Brunels

February 2002
Engineer (00137758);2/22/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7590, p18
Profiles several engineers in Great Britain. Mandy Chessell, team leader of IBM development laboratory; John Midwinter, electrical engineering professor; Ian Liddell, founding partner of Buro Happold; Richard Parry-Jones, chief technical officer at Ford.


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