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Forthcoming Books

  1. Applied Engineering Failure Analysis

    Theory and Practice

    By Hock-Chye Qua, Ching-Seong Tan, Kok-Cheong Wong, Jee-Hou Ho, Xin Wang, Eng-Hwa Yap, Jong-Boon Ooi, Yee-Shiuan Wong

    Applied Engineering Failure Analysis: Theory and Practice provides a point of reference for engineering failure analysis (EFA) cases, presenting a compilation of case studies covering a 35-year period, from the 1970s to 2012. This period spans the era from the time when slide rules were used...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2015

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2015, Daventry, Northamptonshire, UK, 13-16 April 2015

    Edited by Sarah Sharples, Steven Shorrock

    Series: Contemporary Ergonomics

    The broad and developing scope of human factors and ergonomics - the application of scientific knowledge to improve people’s interaction with products, systems and environments - has been illustrated for 28 years by the books which make up the Contemporary Ergonomics series. This book presents the...

    To Be Published April 7th 2015 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Management, Information and Educational Engineering

    Edited by Hsiang-Chuan Liu, Wen-Pei Sung, Wenli Yao

    This book contains selected Computer, Management, Information and Educational Engineering related papers from the 2014 International Conference on Management, Information and Educational Engineering (MIEE 2014) which was held in Xiamen, China on November 22-23, 2014. The conference aimed to provide...

    To Be Published April 16th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Affordable Reliability Engineering

    Life-Cycle Cost Analysis for Sustainability & Logistical Support

    By William R. Wessels, Daniel Sillivant

    This book applies reliability-centered maintenance, engineering economic analysis and Monte Carlo simulation to enable engineering and management professionals to achieve optimum life cycle affordability. It presents reliability-centered maintenance from the perspective of design and field...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Post-Petroleum Design

    By George Elvin

    Despite the growing demand for design strategies to reduce our petroleum use, no one has yet brought together the lessons of the world’s leading post-petroleum designers into a single resource. Post-Petroleum Design brings them together for the first time. Readers will be introduced to the most...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Artificial Intelligence Tools

    Decision Support Systems in Condition Monitoring and DIagnosis

    By Diego Galar Pascual

    Artificial intelligence (AI) represents a programming approach and methodology that has evolved and is still evolving for effective maintenance management through its use in condition monitoring (CM). The most prevalent application of AI has been fault diagnosis and trouble shooting in maintenance...

    To Be Published May 11th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Rock Engineering Risk

    By John A. Hudson, Xia-Ting Feng

    Series: ISRM Book Series

    There are risks in all construction projects, but engineering in rock masses for civil engineering purposes requires consideration of many more factors than engineering with man-made materials— because the host material, rock, a natural material containing fractures and pre-existing stresses, can...

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Technology and Human Development

    By Ilse Oosterlaken

    Series: The Routledge Human Development and Capability Debates

    This book introduces the capability approach – in which wellbeing, agency and justice are the core values – as a powerful normative lens to examine technology and its role in development. This approach attaches central moral importance to individual human capabilities, understood as effective...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Solved Practical Problems in Fluid Mechanics

    By Carl J. Schaschke

    While there have been many changes in education over the years the teaching of mathematics and physical sciences is still critical in ensuring next-generation engineers are fully equipped with the tools they need. The proposed book contains a completely different set of topics in fluid flow which...

    To Be Published July 17th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Combine Harvesters

    Theory, Modeling, and Design

    By Petre Miu

    The design, development, and optimization of modern combine harvesters require a thorough understanding and a suitable representation (model) of each machine system as well as of the whole machine. Based on author’s 20 years of teaching, research and engineering design, this book provides a unique...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by CRC Press