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  • The Industrial Design Readerby Carma Gorman

    Allworth Press 2001; US$ 19.95

    With input from a diverse range of industry experts/designers, theorists, critics, historians, and curators, this anthology is the first to focus exclusively on the history of industrial design. This pioneering guide traces the entire history of industrial design, industrialization, and mass production from 1850 until today. Sixty comprehensive essays... more...

  • Smart Devices and Machines for Advanced Manufacturingby Lihui Wang; Fengfeng Xi

    Springer London 2008; US$ 209.00

    Presents a focused collection of state of the art of research efforts in the area of smart devices and novel machine design, as well as their practical applications to enable advanced manufacturing more...

  • Improving Production with Lean Thinkingby Javier Santos; Richard A. Wysk; Jose M. Torres

    Wiley 2015; US$ 140.00

    Unique coverage of manufacturing management techniques--complete with cases and real-world examples. Improving Production with Lean Thinking picks up where other references on production processes leave off. It is increasingly important to integrate and systematize lean thinking throughout production/manufacturing and the supply chain because the... more...

  • CVD Polymersby Karen K. Gleason

    Wiley 2015; US$ 129.95

    Karen K. Gleason is the Alexander and I. Michael Kasser Professor of Chemical Engineering at MIT, USA. Her BSc and MSc degrees are from MIT and her PhD is from the University of California at Berkeley. Karen K. Gleason has authored more than 300 publications and holds 18 issued US patents for CVD polymers and their applications in optoelectronics,... more...

  • Summer Topsby Jill Hanratty

    Annie's 2015; US$ 6.99

    Jill Hanratty is a knitwear designer and the author of Crochet Coats , I Can't Believe It's Sweatshirts , Plus Size Fashions in Crochet , and Quick to Stitch Shrugs . She lives in Linden, New Jersey. more...

  • Product-Service Modes of Workingby Adrian Wilkinson

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    For many years, those in the operations management community have debated the boundaries between manufacturing and service, recognising that the distinctions between them are becoming increasingly blurred. In business, this blurring is becoming more pronounced, especially with the emergence of new forms of contracting, often enabled by developments... more...

  • Product-Service Systemsby Rajkumar Roy; Essam Shehab; Ashutosh Tiwari

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00

    The manufacturing industry is enhancing its offerings in the form of product-service systems (PSS) to generate more revenue through better satisfying and exceeding customer expectations. Use of new technology, better understanding of social systems and advanced management techniques are working together to enable a shift towards the servitization of... more...

  • Cost Estimation in Software Product Line Engineeringby Sebastian Rosensteiner

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 29.40

    Kosten sind in der Softwareentwicklung ein entscheidender, wenn auch schwer abzuschätzender Faktor. Speziell im Software Product Line Engineering stellt die Abschätzung der Kosten für ein einzelnes Softwareprodukt gängige Kostenschätzungmodelle vor eine Herausforderung. Obwohl der Wert eines Softwareprodukts von den Kosten abhängig ist, gibt es auch... more...

  • Entering the Brazilian Market: A guide for LEAN Consultantsby Kristina Erikson

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 38.30

    Especially during the last two decades consulting companies established themselves in the international marketplace. In times of globalization particularly emerging economies, such as Brazil, are experiencing an upward trend and join the global players. The term LEAN consulting became frequently used in this context and plays a major role in the Brazilian... more...

  • Revision der Materialwirtschaft/Logistikby Arbeitskreis "Revision der Anlagen- und Materialwirtschaft" des Deutschen Instituts für Interne Revision e. V

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2009; US$ 26.55

    Hauptbeschreibung Seit dem Erscheinen der 1. Auflage dieses Revisions-Leitfadens im Jahre 1988 haben sich spezifische Veränderungen innerhalb der Unternehmens-Grundfunktion Materialwirtschaft erheblich verstärkt und beschleunigt. Am deutlichsten erkennbar wird der Wandel in der intensiven Verbindung der materialwirtschaftlichen Aktivitäten mit der... more...