Engineering and the Threat of Terrorism

TitleEngineering and the Threat of Terrorism
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsVesilind, AP
JournalJournal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education & Practice
Type of ArticleArticle
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number10523928
Accession Number9303175
KeywordsENGINEERING , ENGINEERS , errors , PUBLIC , Terrorism
AbstractFocuses on the implications of terrorism for the engineering profession. Role of civilian engineers in protecting public health, safety and welfare; Cause of mistakes and miscalculations made by an engineer; Overview of the actions taken by engineers to improve technology to fight terrorism.
NotesVesilind, P. Aarne; Source Info: Mar2003, Vol. 129 Issue 2, p70; Subject Term: TERRORISM; Subject Term: ENGINEERING; Subject Term: PUBLIC health; Subject Term: ENGINEERS; Subject Term: ERRORS; NAICS/Industry Codes: 525120 Health and Welfare Funds; Number of Pages: 5p; Document Type: Article
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