|Alcohol Fuels: Options for Developing Countries (BOSTID, 1983)|
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PANEL ON ALCOHOL FULES
ELMER L. GADEN, JR., Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA, Chairman
JAMES W. BLACK, Government of New South Wales (Australia), New York, New York, USA
VARY COATES, Dames and Moore, Washington, D.C., USA
ROGER PAUL HUMBERT, Consultant, Los Gatos, California, USA
JAMES L. KELLER, Union Oil Company of California, Brea, California, USA
HARINDER S. KOHLI, The World Bank, Washington, D.C., USA
EDWARD S. EIPINSKI, Battelle-Columbus Laboratories, Columbus, Ohio, USA
MARY MANDELS, US Army Natick Research and Development Command, Natick, Massachusetts, USA
JOSE MICCOLIS, Technikos Corporation, Washington, D.C., USA
PAUL R. MIDDAUGH, Northwest Pacific Energy Company, Inc., Pasco, Washington, USA
DANIEL . O'NEIL, European Research Institute of Ireland, Limerick, Ireland
BARRETT PULLMAN, Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Santa Clara, Santa Clara, California, USA
THOMAS B. REED, Solar Energy Research Institute, Golden, Colorado, USA
LAWRENCE A. WILSON, Department of Crop Science, University of the West Indies, St.Augustine, Trinidad
VICTOR YANG, Promon Engenharia, S.A., Sao Paulo, Brazil
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