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Industrial Technology

  • Lean Waste Streamby Marc Jensen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95

    The fact that a process produces garbage is a testament to design inefficiency, and this book explains how to use the nature of that garbage to pinpoint and eliminate those inefficiencies. Lean Waste Stream: Reducing Material Use and Garbage Using Lean Principles supplies an unprecedented look at how to address business waste in a manner that... more...

  • Lean Today, Rich Tomorrowby Joe Bichai

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    This book is about an actual Lean transformation that took place in a 100-year-old North American manufacturer's factory. Lean Today, Rich Tomorrow: Succeeding in Today's Globalization Chaos tells the story of how an obsolete factory destined for closure was transformed into the most productive North American manufacturer in its field, but this... more...

  • The Basics of Hoshin Kanriby Randy K. Kesterson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 19.95

    The problem with most Hoshin Kanri books is that they describe a complex methodology that is overwhelming to most leaders and their organizations. The need to essentially change the culture of the entire organization to make Hoshin work isn?t practical for most companies when first starting out. The Basics of Hoshin Kanri uses an easy-to-follow... more...

  • Fundamentals of Fluid Film Lubricationby M. K Ghosh; B. C. Majumdar; Mihir Sarangi

    McGraw-Hill Education 2014; US$ 150.00

    Comprehensive coverage of fluid film lubrication Written by global experts in the field, this in-depth engineering resource discusses the theory, design, analysis, and application of fluid film lubrication, providing proven methods for reducing friction in rotating machinery components. The book thoroughly addresses all aspects of the topic, from... more...

  • Engineering Innovative Productsby Roger Woods; Karen Rafferty; Julian Murphy; Paul Hermon

    Wiley 2014; US$ 62.95

    “The book provides vital insights into commercial development for engineering students in a highly practical and applied manner. Over the past 3 years, application of the book’s material has allowed the students to develop their commercial literacy and ambition in the University.” —Steve Orr, Director, Northern Ireland Science... more...

  • Gold-Catalyzed Cycloisomerization Reactions Through Activation of Alkynesby Antoine Simonneau

    Springer 2014; US$ 129.00

    Antoine Simonneau's thesis highlights the development of new cycloisomerization reactions through the activation of alkynes with gold complexes. First Simonneau describes 1,6-enynes and their direct conversion into allenes through 1,5-hydride or ester migration processes. The author and his team used appropriate propargylic functional groups to achieve... more...

  • Fundamental Principles of Engineering Nanometrologyby Richard Leach

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 180.00

    Working at the nano-scale demands an understanding of the high-precision measurement techniques that make nanotechnology and advanced manufacturing possible. Richard Leach introduces these techniques to a broad audience of engineers and scientists involved in nanotechnology and manufacturing applications and research. He also provides a routemap and... more...

  • Relay Autotuning for Identification and Controlby M. Chidambaram; Vivek Sathe

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 88.00

    This book provides a simple method of designing P/PI controllers for series and parallel cascade control schemes. more...

  • Tribologie der zinkphosphatfreien Kaltmassivumformungby Patrick-Marcel Mattfeld

    Apprimus Wissenschaftsverlag 2014; US$ 42.13

    Zur Substitution von Zinkphosphatschichten auf Halbzeugen für die Kaltmassivumformung wird ein tribologisches System vorgestellt, dass die technologischen Funktionen der Reibungsreduktion und des Verschleißschutzes durch alternative tribologische Effekte abbildet. Durch die gezielte Interaktion einer gestrahlten mikroskopischen Halbzeugtopografie,... more...

  • Industrie 4.0 in Produktion, Automatisierung und Logistikby Thomas Bauernhansl; Michael ten Hompel; Birgit Vogel-Heuser

    Springer 2014; US$ 59.99

    Fuhrende Wissenschaftler und Technologen beantworten in dem neuen Standardwerk zum Thema Industrie 4.0 die Fragestellungen: Was genau ist Industrie 4.0? Wie wird sie Produktion, Automatisierung und Logistik verandern? Was sind die Erfolgsfaktoren bei der Einfuhrung? Welche Technologien werden das Rennen machen und wie sieht die IT der Zukunft aus?Ausgehend... more...