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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 213 new and published books in the subject of Design — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Generation of Surfaces

    Kinematic Geometry of Surface Machining

    By Stephen P. Radzevich

    A commonly used practice in industry is the machining of sculptured part surfaces on a multiaxis numerical control (NC) machine. While this practice is vital, it is also a costly aspect of the surface generation process. After investing more than 40 years of research into the theory of part surface...

    Published February 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Construction Technology

    Edited by Paul Chinowsky

    Series: Critical Concepts in Construction

    The evolution of the construction industry is closely linked with the introduction and evolution of information technologies. Today, collaboration, distributed document management, and instant communications are joining classic scheduling and estimating applications as the standard tools employed...

    Published January 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Revealing Architectural Design

    Methods, Frameworks and Tools

    By Philip Plowright

    Revealing Architectural Design examines the architectural design process from the point of view of knowledge domains, domain syntax, coherence, framing, thinking styles, decision-making and testing. Using straightforward language, the book connects general design thinking to underlying frameworks...

    Published January 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Mechanism Design

    Visual and Programmable Approaches

    By Kevin Russell, Qiong Shen, Raj S. Sodhi

    In the field of mechanism design, kinematic synthesis is a creative means to produce mechanism solutions. Combined with the emergence of powerful personal computers, mathematical analysis software and the development of quantitative methods for kinematic synthesis, there is an endless variety of...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Electric Safety

    Practice and Standards

    By Mohamed A. El-Sharkawi

    Electric power engineering education traditionally covers safety of the power equipment and systems. Little attention, if any, is given to the safety of people. When they reach professional status, most power engineers are not familiar with electric safety issues such as practices governing site...

    Published November 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Materials and Process Selection for Engineering Design, Third Edition

    By Mahmoud M. Farag

    Introducing a new engineering product or changing an existing model involves making designs, reaching economic decisions, selecting materials, choosing manufacturing processes, and assessing its environmental impact. These activities are interdependent and should not be performed in isolation from...

    Published November 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Routledge Handbook of Ergonomics in Sport and Exercise

    Edited by Youlian Hong

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Ergonomics is concerned with the ‘fit’ between people and their work. With an increasing number of people becoming conscious about their health and participating in sport or physical activity, ergonomics has become an increasingly prominent concern within the sport and exercise sciences. From the...

    Published November 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Design Engineer's Case Studies and Examples

    By Keith L. Richards

    The Engineering Council (UK) have reported an encouraging increase in the applications for Engineering Technician (Eng. Tech) registration, both from applicants following a work-based learning program and individuals without formal qualifications but who have verifiable competence through...

    Published November 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Fundamentals of Machine Elements, Third Edition

    By Steven R. Schmid, Bernard J. Hamrock, Bo. O. Jacobson

    Fundamentals of Machine Elements, Third Edition offers an in-depth understanding of both the theory and application of machine elements. Design synthesis is carefully balanced with design analysis, an approach developed through the use of case studies, worked examples, and chapter problems that...

    Published November 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Routledge Handbook of Sports Technology and Engineering

    Edited by Franz Konstantin Fuss, Aleksandar Subic, Martin Strangwood, Rabindra Mehta

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    From carbon fibre racing bikes to ‘sharkskin’ swimsuits, the application of cutting-edge design, technology and engineering has proved to be a vital ingredient in enhanced sports performance. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive survey of contemporary sports technology and engineering,...

    Published November 1st 2013 by Routledge