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  • ISO / IEC 20000: Dasby Jan van Bon (ed.)

    Van Haren Publishing 2010; US$ 20.00

    ISO 20000: A Pocket Guide provides an easy and accessible reference which will promote awareness of ISO 20000 as a valid international standard for IT service organizations; it supports ISO 20000 training and certification, whilst supplying the reader with the essential core content of the standard. This title has been endorsed by IPESC - the international... more...

  • Sustainable Reverse Logistics Networkby ; Daoud t-Kadi; Marc Chouinard; Suzanne Marcotte; Diane Riopel

    Wiley 2012; US$ 139.00 US$ 120.47

    Traditional logistical chains have enabled us to respond efficiently to the needs of customers in terms of services and products. However, the returns, rejects and by-products of these activities have been eliminated or ignored. Reverse logistics aims at valuing these products using a value creation network integrating recovery, processing, recycling,... more...

  • Handbuch Faserverbundkunststoffe/Compositesby AVK - Industrievereinigung Verstärkte Ku

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 50.31

    Das Handbuch Faserverbundkunststoffe der AVK ist seit langem "das" Standardwerk für alle, die in diesem Marktsegment der Kunststoffindustrie beschäftigt sind. Es vermittelt die grundlegende Übersicht aller Themenbereiche rund um die Verarbeitung der sogenannten "Composites". Der aktuelle Stand der Technik wird komprimiert zusammengefasst. Die Vielfältigkeit... more...

  • Biologically Inspired Textilesby A Abbott; M Ellison

    Elsevier Science 2008; US$ 230.00

    Biomimetic materials are those inspired from nature and implemented into new fibre and fabric technologies. Biologically inspired textiles explores the current state of the art in this research arena and examines how biomimetics are increasingly applied to new textile technologies. Part one discusses the principles, production and properties of biomimetics.... more...

  • Environmentally-Friendly Product Developmentby Eberhard Abele; Reiner Anderl; Herbert Birkhofer

    Springer London 2007; US$ 227.54

    Development of environmentally friendly products gains an increasing - portance in science and in industry. While product development was strongly dedicated to achieve quality, cost and time targets, environmental issues indirectly had always been under consideration by engineers, see Fig. 1. Furthermore a methodology for the development of environm-... more...

  • EcoDesignby Eberhard Abele; Reiner Anderl; Herbert Birkhofer; Bruno Rüttinger

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 82.33

    Anhand konkreter Fallbeispiele wird die Umsetzung des EcoDesigns in der industriellen Praxis unter verschiedenen Aspekten aufgezeigt. Praxisnah und nachvollziehbar finden sich hier die Ergebnisse eines DFG-geförderten Forschungsbereichs an der Technischen Universität Darmstadt, in dem in Kooperation mit namhaften Industrieunternehmen das EcoDesign... more...

  • The Invention of the Moving Assembly Lineby Dennis Abrams

    Infobase Publishing 2011; US$ 35.00

    Though the automated assembly line seems the most logical and natural of ideas, its development took place over a long period of time. It would take Henry Ford and his dream of building an affordable Model T automobile to put all the pieces together. In doing so, Ford changed the world forever. The invention impacted prices, wages and demand; labor... more...

  • Integration of Preference Analysis Methods into QFD for Elderly Peopleby Samah Abu-Assab

    Gabler Verlag 2012; US$ 72.93

    Especially in industrial countries the portion of elderly people is growing in many societies. Their needs are more intensified than the demands of younger people in many aspects. Companies need the right tools (e.g. market research methods for elderly people) to detect these needs, preferences, and demands of elderly people. Samah Abu-Assab verifies... more...

  • Microcomputer Application in Process Controlby E. Adali; F. Tunali

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    This symposium brings together the research from different disciplines of process control, and discusses the problems encountered in the application of automation systems. The papers in this volume analyze the results of theoretical research and how far applications have been developed, new design methodologies and technologies, to give a comprehensive... more...

  • Six Sigma Deploymentby Cary Adams; Praveen Gupta; Charlie Wilson

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 75.00

    Six Sigma Deployment provides a thorough understanding of the Six Sigma methodologies and its implementation in various industries. The authors offer practical information for successful implementation as well as what is needed to plan, monitor and steer this business strategy toward success. The authors begin with an introduction to the Six Sigma... more...