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  • Lagerhaltung im Krankenhausby Angela Herrmann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 59.99

    Mit dem Entwurf eines mehrstufigen Lagerhaltungsmodells für die krankenhausinterne Versorgung mit medizinischem Verbrauchsmaterial identifiziert die Autorin Kostensenkungspotentiale bei gleichzeitiger Gewährleistung der Versorgungssicherheit. Sie liefert ein Werkzeug zur Erhöhung der Transparenz von Versorgungsprozessen einerseits sowie zur Reduzierung... more...

  • Delayed and Network Queuesby Aliakbar Montazer Haghighi; Dimitar P. Mishev

    Wiley 2016; US$ 120.00 US$ 104.00

    Presents an introduction to differential equations, probability, and stochastic processes with real-world applications of queues with delay and delayed network queues Featuring recent advances in queueing theory and modeling, Delayed and Network Queues provides the most up-to-date theories in queueing model applications. Balancing both theoretical... more...

  • Designs, Methods and Practices for Research of Project Managementby Beverly Pasian

    Taylor and Francis 2016; Not Available

    Project management as a discipline has experienced near-exponential growth in its application across the business and not-for-profit sectors. This original, authoritative guide provides both practitioner and student researchers with a complete guide to research practice on project management. In Designs, Methods and Practices for Research of Project... more...

  • Projektabwicklung in der Bauwirtschaft ? prozessorientiertby Gerhard Girmscheid

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 109.00

    Moderne praxis-, ziel- und ergebnisorientierte Steuerungsinstrumente, die für eine erfolgreiche und qualitätsgesicherte Projektabwicklung erforderlich sind, werden in dieser Auflage umfassend dargestellt. Ergänzt wurden lebenszyklusorientierte Projektabwicklungsformen, Anforderungs-Engineering, Rendite- und Kostensteuerung von Bauprojekten, LC-Kostentreiber... more...

  • The Unified Theory of Profitabilityby Andrew Miller

    Business Expert Press 2016; US$ 19.95

    When we discuss accelerating top line growth and maximizing profitability, we often consider hiring more people, cutting expenses, or raising prices. What we should be doing is looking at different ways to effectively utilize what we already have. Rather than hiring new people, we need to improve the performance of our current employees. As an alternative... more...

  • Advanced Decision Making for HVAC Engineersby Javad Khazaii

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 94.99

    This book focuses on some of the most energy-consuming HVAC systems; illuminating huge opportunities for energy savings in buildings that operate with these systems. The main discussion is on, cutting-edge decision making approaches, and algorithms in: decision making under uncertainty, genetic algorithms, fuzzy logic, artificial neural networks,... more...

  • Managing Complexityby Jocelyn Bellemare; Serge Carrier; Kjeld Nielsen; Frank T. Piller

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This proceedings volume presents the latest research fromthe worldwide mass customization, personalization and co-creation (MCPC)community bringing together new thoughts and results from various disciplineswithin the field. The chapters are based on papers from The MCPC 2015Conference where the emphasis was placed on ?managing complexity.? MCPC is... more...

  • Value Networks in Manufacturingby Jayantha P Liyanage; Teuvo Uusitalo

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book highlights innovative solutions together withvarious techniques and methods that can help support the manufacturing sectorto excel in economic, social, and environmental terms in networked businessenvironments. The book also furthers understanding of sustainable manufacturingfrom the perspective of value creation in manufacturing networks,... more...

  • Interdependente Routinenby Waldemar Kremser

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 39.99

    Waldemar Kremser geht davon aus, dass die zunehmende Fokussierung der Routinenforschung auf die Einzelroutine die Essenz von Organisationen, die Formen und Folgen von Arbeitsteilung, verpasst. Er zeigt, dass eine einzelne Routine weder in Bezug auf ihre Form noch in Bezug auf ihre Dynamik mit mehreren, interdependenten Routinen vergleichbar ist. Während... more...

  • Securing Public Transportation Systemsby Florian Brauner

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 89.99

    Florian Brauner addresses the risk reduction effects of security measures (SecMe) as well as economic and social effects using terrorist threats in public transportation as use case. SecMe increase the level of security but cause interferences and restrictions for customers (e.g. privacy). This study identifies the interferences and analyzes the acceptance... more...