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1.S02: Materials Sustainability for the Built Environment: Home

This guide is created to help students find topics, literature to review and organized their sources.

Off Campus Access

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Literature to review

Keywords:    engineering design    bioinspired   behavior    Biomimetics

energy    environment     sustainability


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Engineering and Media Lab Librarian

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Elizabeth Soergel
Rotch Library, 7-238

EAPS, Energy & Environment, Nuclear Science & Engineering Librarian