Open Access
Issue
MATEC Web Conf.
Volume 66, 2016
The 4th International Building Control Conference 2016 (IBCC 2016)
Article Number 00084
Number of page(s) 7
DOI https://doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/20166600084
Published online 13 July 2016
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