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- Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2006; US$ 149.00
Useful for an optimization course for graduates and senior undergraduates, this book systematically describes optimization theory and several powerful methods. It discusses an idea's motivation, studies the derivation, establishes the global and local convergence, describes algorithmic steps, and discusses the numerical performance. more...
- Allen & Unwin 1995; US$ 25.40
* Who is responsible for workplace safety? * Does self-regulation work? * Does safety pay? Managers are often reluctant to commit to occupational health and safety despite proven benefits to employees and the organisation. In Making Safety Work , Andrew Hopkins looks at the reasons behind the reluctance and argues that the current policy of emphasizing... more...
- Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2006; US$ 199.00
In recognition of nonlinearity's academic significance in optimization and its importance in real world applications, this work is a systematic treatment of the methodology. It investigates theory and solution methodologies for general nonlinear integer programming, and provides a summary of the theoretical and algorithmic development. more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 69.99
Arising from the urgent operational issues of World War II, the philosophy and methodology of Operations Research (OR) has permeated the resolution of decision problems in business, industry, and government. This work recounts the evolution of OR as the science of decision making. It chronicles the history of OR in the form of expository entries. more...
The Contribution of "Information Science" to the Social and Ethical Challenges of the Information AgeEmerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 199.00
This e-book explores the contribution of information science to social and ethical aspects of the information age such as: individual empowerment; education toward information awareness; information needs; the problem of decision making; manipulation of search result on the web; and the role of the information professionals in diminishing digital divide. more...
- Springer 2008; US$ 129.00
Delivers comprehensive overview on modeling with a quantitative evaluation of SDES. This title presents important model classes like queuing networks, Petri nets and automata. It summarizes the body of knowledge for modeling and evaluating SDES, while bringing it to an abstraction level with the introduction of a unifying framework. more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2007; US$ 59.95
Dennis Lock's masterly exposition of the principles and practice of project management has been pre-eminent in its field for four decades. It explains the entire project management process in great detail, demonstrating techniques ranging from the simplest of charts to sophisticated computer applications. Everything is reinforced throughout with... more...
- Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 255.00
Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining presents the fundamentals of thermodynamics and kinetics, and it explains the scientific background essential for understanding refinery operations. The text also provides a detailed introduction to refinery engineering topics, ranging from the basic principles and unit operations to overall refinery economics. The... more...