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  • Advancement of Intelligent Productionby E. Usui

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 273.00

    As we move towards the 21st century, industries are compelled to turn from "high productivity and high precision" to "more intelligent and more human-oriented technology". This volume presents the existing state of the art of production/precision engineering and illuminates areas in which future work may proceed. more...

  • Computer Aided Process Planning (CAPP)by Architecture Technology Corpor

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 31.95

    Please note this is a Short Discount publication . Process planning involves creating detailed plans of the manufacturing steps and equipment necessary to produce a finished part. Using the variant method, CAPP groups families of parts by a structured classification and coding plan. This report summarizes the state?of?the?art and future trends in... more...

  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) in Japanby V. Sandoval

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Presented in this book are some of the most relevant aspects of Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) in Japan. The volume compares the development of CIM in the context of Japan as well as that of Europe and the United States. It includes studies of the implemented CIM systems in many companies. In addition, the book contains a study concerning... more...

  • P-M Analysisby Shirose Kunio; Mitsugu Kaneda; Yoshifumi Kimura

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 68.95

    In this large-format implementation manual, TPM experts explain P-M Analysis. (A methodology that makes zero losses a reality in your TPM program.) P-M Analysis is designed to help your TPM teams analyze and eliminate chronic problems that have been neglected or unresolved in the past. Chronic quality defects and other chronic losses are hard to eradicate,... more...

  • Disassembly Modeling for Assembly, Maintenance, Reuse and Recyclingby A.J.D. (Fred) Lambert; Surendra M. Gupta

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 125.95

    Industry has grown to recognize the value of disassembly processes across a wide range of products. Increasing legislation that may soon require mandatory recycling of many post-consumed goods and a desire to develop more environmentally benign end-of-life processes has fueled research into this concept. Traditionally, disassembly has been viewed as... more...

  • Agent-Based Manufacturing and Control Systemsby Massimo Paolucci; Roberto Sacile

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 125.95

    Traditional manufacturing systems rely upon centralized, hierarchical systems that are not responsive enough to the increasing demand for mass customization. Decentralized, or heterarchical, management systems using autonomous agents promise to nullify the limitations of previous solutions. Agent-Based Manufacturing and Control Systems: New Agile... more...

  • The Mechanical Systems Design Handbookby Yildirim Hurmuzlu; Osita D.I. Nwokah

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 253.00

    With a specific focus on the needs of the designers and engineers in industrial settings, The Mechanical Systems Design Handbook: Modeling, Measurement, and Control presents a practical overview of basic issues associated with design and control of mechanical systems. In four sections, each edited by a renowned expert, this book answers diverse questions... more...

  • Design for Six Sigma in Product and Service Developmentby Elizabeth A. Cudney; Sandra L. Furterer

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 83.95

    Real-world examples and hands-on experience are invaluable resources when learning how to use new methods and tools, whether in training or in a classroom. Yet there are very few books on Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) that provide the practical knowledge required to be up and running quickly. Until now. Design for Six Sigma in Product and Service Development:... more...

  • Lean Management System LMS:2012by William A. Levinson

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 43.95

    The success of a Lean manufacturing program depends far more on organization-wide leverage of Lean manufacturing tools than it does on the tools themselves. To this the organization must add the human relations aspects that earn buy-in and engagement by all members of the workforce, to the extent that workers will react immediately and decisively... more...

  • Tracking Control of Linear Systemsby Lyubomir T. Gruyitch

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 121.95

    The primary purpose of control is to force desired behavior in an unpredictable environment, under the actions of unknown, possibly unmeasurable disturbances and unpredictable, and therefore probably nonzero, initial conditions. This means that tracking and tracking control synthesis are fundamental control issues. Surprisingly, however, tracking... more...