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Quality Control

  • ISO 9001by Itay Abuhav

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 89.95

    This book covers all of the new ISO 9001 requirements in detail, including examples and demonstrations from various fields and industries. In the practice of industry, the changes will demand from the ISO 9001 standard certified organizations to initiate massive adjustments to their quality management system. The adjustments are to be seen in the... more...

  • Environmental Management in Mega Construction Projectsby Jianming Yang

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 92.34

    This book discusses environmental management and construction management approaches to the environmental problems that can emerge in construction projects. It sets a brand new standard for environmental management in mega construction projects in China and helps all construction project stakeholders establish a more compliant and efficient environmental... more...

  • Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analyticsby Amin Hosseinian-Far; Muthu Ramachandran; Dilshad Sarwar

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 106.14

    This book demonstrates the use of a wide range of strategic engineering concepts, theories and applied case studies to improve the safety, security and sustainability of complex and large-scale engineering and computer systems. It first details the concepts of system design, life cycle, impact assessment and security to show how these ideas can be... more...

  • Fractional-order Modeling and Control of Dynamic Systemsby Aleksei Tepljakov

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 92.34

    This book reports on an outstanding research devoted to modeling and control of dynamic systems using fractional-order calculus. It describes the development of model-based control design methods for systems described by fractional dynamic models. More than 300 years had passed since Newton and Leibniz developed a set of mathematical tools we now... more...

  • Nuclear Power Plant Emergencies in the USAby Dean Kyne

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 137.99

    Managing nuclear power emergencies is significantly different from managing other types of emergencies, including fire, flood, and other disasters because nuclear disaster management requires special technical skills and a rigid protocol which outlines detailed steps and procedure before an evacuation announcement could be made. It was evident that... more...

  • Theory and Practice of Quality and Reliability Engineering in Asia Industryby Cher Ming Tan; Thong Ngee Goh

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 211.25

    This book discusses the application of quality and reliability engineering in Asian industries, and offers information for multinational companies (MNC) looking to transfer some of their operation and manufacturing capabilities to Asia and at the same time maintain high levels of reliability and quality. It is also provides small and medium enterprises... more...

  • Data-Driven Remaining Useful Life Prognosis Techniquesby Xiao-Sheng Si; Zheng-Xin Zhang; Chang-Hua Hu

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2017; US$ 137.99

    This book introduces data-driven remaining useful life prognosis techniques, and shows how to utilize the condition monitoring data to predict the remaining useful life of stochastic degrading systems and to schedule maintenance and logistics plans. It is also the first book that describes the basic data-driven remaining useful life prognosis theory... more...

  • Robust Control Optimization with Metaheuristicsby Philippe Feyel

    Wiley 2017; US$ 155.00 US$ 134.33

    In the automotive industry, a Control Engineer must design a unique control law that is then tested and validated on a single prototype with a level of reliability high enough to to meet a number of complex specifications on various systems. In order to do this, the Engineer uses an experimental iterative process (Trial and Error phase) which relies... more...

  • Reliability Design of Mechanical Systemsby Seongwoo Woo

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 137.99

    This book describes basic reliability concepts ? parametric ALT plan, failure mechanism and design, and reliability testing with acceleration factor and sample size equation. A generalized life-stress failure model with a new effort concept has been derived and recommended to calculate the acceleration factor of the mechanical system. The new sample... more...

  • Sustainable Power Systemsby Nava Raj Karki; Rajesh Karki; Ajit Kumar Verma; Jaeseok Choi

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 81.73

    This book deals with quantifying and analyzing the risks associated with sustainable energy technology growth in electric power systems, and developing appropriate models and methodologies to mitigate the risks and improve the overall system performance. The rapid increase in the installation of renewable energy sources in electric power systems has... more...