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  • Engineering and Technology Management Tools and Applicationsby B.S. Dhillon

    Artech House 2002; US$ 108.00

    Career success for engineers who wish to move up the management ladder, requires more than an understanding of engineering and technological principles ? it demands a profound understanding of today?s business management issues and principles. In this unique book, the author provides you with a valuable understanding of contemporary management concepts... more...

  • Maintainability, Maintenance, and Reliability for Engineersby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 132.95

    The demands of the global economy require manufacturers to produce highly reliable and easily maintainable engineering products. Recent studies indicate that for many large and sophisticated products or systems, maintenance, and support account for as much as 60 to 75 percent of their life cycle costs. Therefore, the role of maintainability, maintenance,... more...

  • Medical Device Reliability and Associated Areasby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2000; US$ 209.95

    Although Reliability Engineering can trace its roots back to World War II, its application to medical devices is relatively recent, and its treatment in the published literature has been quite limited. With the medical device industry among the fastest growing segments of the US economy, it is vital that the engineering, biomedical, manufacturing,... more...

  • Engineering Maintenanceby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2002; US$ 172.95

    Of the more than $300 billion spent on plant maintenance and operations, U.S. industry spends as much as 80 percent of this amount to correct chronic failures of machines, systems, and people. With machines and systems becoming increasingly complex, this problem can only worsen, and there is a clear and pressing need to establish comprehensive equipment... more...

  • Reliability Technology, Human Error, and Quality in Health Careby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2008; US$ 109.95

    The effective and interrelated functioning of system reliability technology, human factors, and quality play an important role in the appropriate, efficient, and cost-effective delivery of health care. Simply put, it can save you time, money, and more importantly, lives. Over the years a large number of journal and conference proceedings articles on... more...

  • Human Reliability, Error, and Human Factors in Engineering Maintenanceby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2009; US$ 109.95

    Of the billions of dollars spent on plant management and operation annually, an estimated 80% of the total amount is spent to rectify the chronic failure of systems, machines, and humans. Although information on human reliability, error, and human factors in engineering maintenance is scattered throughout journals and proceedings, no single resource... more...

  • Life Cycle Costing for Engineersby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 125.95

    Cradle-to-grave analyses are becoming the norm, as an increasing amount of corporations and government agencies are basing their procurement decisions not only on initial costs but also on life cycle costs. And while life cycle costing has been covered in journals and conference proceedings, few, if any, books have gathered this information into an... more...

  • Transportation Systems Reliability and Safetyby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 115.95

    During day-to-day use, thousands of lives are lost each year due to accidents, directly or indirectly, resulting from poor transportation system reliability and safety. In the United States, automobile accidents alone result in around 42,000 deaths per year, costing billions of dollars to the economy each year. A common subject in journal articles... more...

  • Safety and Human Error in Engineering Systemsby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 109.95

    In an approach that combines coverage of safety and human error into a single volume, Safety and Human Error in Engineering Systems eliminates the need to consult many different and diverse sources for those who need information about both topics. The book begins with an introduction to aspects of safety and human error and a discussion of mathematical... more...

  • Computer System Reliabilityby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 104.95

    Computer systems have become an important element of the world economy, with billions of dollars spent each year on development, manufacture, operation, and maintenance. Combining coverage of computer system reliability, safety, usability, and other related topics into a single volume, Computer System Reliability: Safety and Usability eliminates... more...