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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Chemical Electrostaticsby Fernando Galembeck; Thiago A. L. Burgo

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 108.60

    This book provides new clues for understanding electrostatic charging in solids and liquids, resulting from the surge of research in this active area of science that is taking place since the 1990's but is still largely unknown to most researchers, lecturers and engineers.  Written by a leading researcher in this field, this book describes the... more...

  • Small Machine Tools for Small Workpiecesby Jens Peter Wulfsberg; Adam Sanders

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 108.60

    This contributed volume presents the research results of the program ?Small machine tools for small work pieces? (SPP 1476), funded by the German Research Society (DFG). The book contains the final report of the priority program, presenting novel approached for size-adapted, reconfigurable micro machine tools. The target audience primarily comprises... more...

  • Fast Reactor System Designby Naoto Kasahara

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 108.60

    This book describes the fast reactor (FR), a type of new reactor for nuclear plants, currently under research and development. The book targets young researchers and engineers who will be charged with commercializing this new type of reactor to lead to the development of new components and systems for improved plant reliability and economy. This volume... more...

  • Connectivity of Communication Networksby Guoqiang Mao

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 141.19

    This book introduces a number of recent developments on connectivity of communication networks, ranging from connectivity of large static networks and connectivity of highly dynamic networks to connectivity of small to medium sized networks. This book also introduces some applications of connectivity studies in network optimization, in network localization,... more...