Women in Engineering

Pasik-Duncan, Bozenna
April 2013
Automatika: Journal for Control, Measurement, Electronics, Compu;Apr-Jun2013, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p277
Academic Journal
The article focuses on indulging women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and women in engineering.


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