Question: How well do architects and engineers understand the technical expertise of their audience?
Answer: “Architects and engineers reported they often did not know their audiences’ levels of technical expertise, and even if they did, rarely based stylistic decisions in writing on this knowledge.” JS Bocchi. 1987. P. 214.
Title: “Annotated Bibliography of Research in the Teaching of English.” JD Marshall and RK Durst. Research in the Teaching of English (May 1988), 213-227.