TITLE

The millennium bombs

AUTHOR(S)
Yadav, G.D.
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Chemical Business;May97, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the application of computer technology in workings of chemical plants across the world. Consequences of the problems in computers to chemical plants; Types of embedded processors used in the chemical industry.
ACCESSION #
9710240256

 

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