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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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, Patrick Waterson

    Series: Contemporary Ergonomics

    Ergonomics and human factors is the discipline concerned with the application of scientifc knowledge to improve people’s interaction with products, systems and environments. This book presents the proceedings of the international conference, Ergonomics & Human Factors 2015, the 29th year in...

    To Be Published April 3rd 2015 by Taylor & Francis

  2. 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 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Affordable Reliability Engineering

    Life-Cycle Cost Analysis for Sustainability & Logistical Support

    By William R. Wessels, Daniel Sillivant

    How Can Reliability Analysis Impact Your Company’s Bottom Line? While reliability investigations can be expensive, they can also add value to a product that far exceeds its cost. Affordable Reliability Engineering: Life-Cycle Cost Analysis for Sustainability & Logistical Support shows...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Geomodels in Engineering Geology

    An Introduction

    By Peter Fookes, Geoff Pettifer, Tony Waltham

    Geomodels in Engineering Geology outlines the world's climatic and morphological zones and the changes such environments bring upon the ground. It deals with fundamental aspects of surface soils and geology in relation to their engineering behavior and guides the way that ground investigation can...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Whittles Publishing

  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. Rock Engineering Risk

    By John A. Hudson, Xia-Ting Feng

    Series: ISRM Book Series

    This book provides a new, necessary and valuable approach to the consideration of risk in underground engineering projects constructed within rock masses. There are Chapters on uncertainty and risk, rock engineering systems, rock fractures and rock stress, the design of a repository for radioactive...

    To Be Published May 4th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Artificial Intelligence Tools

    Decision Support Systems in Condition Monitoring and DIagnosis

    By Diego Galar Pascual

    Artificial Intelligence Tools: Decision Support Systems in Condition Monitoring and Diagnosis discusses various white- and black-box approaches to fault diagnosis in condition monitoring (CM). This indispensable resource: Addresses nearest-neighbor-based, clustering-based, statistical, and...

    To Be Published May 11th 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