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  • Resilience Engineering in Practiceby Jean Pariès; John Wreathall; Erik Hollnagel

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 55.95

    Resilience engineering has since 2004 attracted widespread interest from industry as well as academia. Practitioners from various fields, such as aviation and air traffic management, patient safety, off-shore exploration and production, have quickly realised the potential of resilience engineering and have became early adopters. The continued development... more...

  • Organizational Risk Management and Sustainabilityby Robert B. Pojasek

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 89.95

    This book offers a practical and reliable approach to how an organization can move beyond all of the separate initiatives and hype associated with sustainability. It shows how to build in what is already in place, in order to create a sense of stewardship that protects the environment, creates a sense of social well-being, and shared value within... more...

  • Multi-Agent-Based Production Planning and Controlby Jie Zhang

    Wiley 2017; US$ 215.60 US$ 186.85

    At the crossroads of artificial intelligence, manufacturing engineering, operational research and industrial engineering and management, multi-agent based production planning and control is an intelligent and industrially crucial technology with increasing importance. This book provides a complete overview of multi-agent based methods for today’s... more...

  • Automotive Product Developmentby Vivek D. Bhise

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 129.95

    This book is about how to develop future automotive products by applying the latest methodologies based on a systems engineering approach and by taking into account many issues facing the auto industry such as meeting government safety, emissions and fuel economy regulations, incorporating advances in new technology applications in structural materials,... more...

  • Engineering Systems Reliability, Safety, and Maintenanceby B.S. Dhillon

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 139.95

    Today, engineering systems are an important element of the world economy and each year billions of dollars are spent to develop, manufacture, operate, and maintain various types of engineering systems around the globe. Many of these systems are highly sophisticated and contain millions of parts. For example, a Boeing jumbo 747 is made up of approximately... more...

  • Process Control Design for Industrial Applicationsby Dumitru Popescu; Amira Gharbi; Dan Stefanoiu; Pierre Borne

    Wiley 2017; US$ 150.00 US$ 130.00

    This book presents the most important methods used for the design of digital controls implemented in industrial applications. The best modelling  and identification techniques for dynamical systems are presented as well as the algorithms for the implementation of the modern solutions of process control. The proposed described methods are illustrated... more...

  • Profit Improvement through Supplier Enhancementby Ralph R. Pawlak

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 64.95

    This book deals with the improvement of suppliers in order to increase a company's top and bottom-line. The enhancement of suppliers can be accomplished in a series of steps when conditions warrant intervention. They can also be generated through direct quality mentoring when the supplier does not have the basic skills or abilities to adequately address... more...

  • Classical and Modern Approaches in the Theory of Mechanismsby Nicolae Pandrea; Dinel Popa; Nicolae-Doru Stanescu

    Wiley 2017; US$ 144.50 US$ 125.23

    Classical and Modern Approaches in the Theory of Mechanisms is a study of mechanisms in the broadest sense, covering the theoretical background of mechanisms, their structures and components, the planar and spatial analysis of mechanisms, motion transmission, and technical approaches to kinematics, mechanical systems, and machine dynamics. In addition... more...

  • Continuous Improvement, Probability, and Statisticsby William Hooper

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 69.95

    This book is for those that have struggled with the concept of statistics, have a genuine fear of data, and think the world of continuous improvement and experimentation is designed for few to understand. This book answers the question, why can?t every operator, technician, student, manager and leader understand the fundamentals of data and the science... more...

  • Reliability Engineeringby Joel A. Nachlas

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 129.95

    Without proper reliability and maintenance planning, even the most efficient and seemingly cost-effective designs can incur enormous expenses due to repeated or catastrophic failure and subsequent search for the cause. Today?s engineering students face increasing pressure from employers, customers, and regulators to produce cost-efficient designs... more...