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  1. Universal Design

    Principles and Models

    Edited by Roberta Null

    As the baby boom generation ages, it is crucial that designers understand all they can about bringing this group, as well as all others, design that will offer function, aesthetics, and quality of life. Full of examples and illustrated with pictures of good design, Universal Design: Principles and...

    Published September 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. High Value Manufacturing: Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping

    Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping, Leiria, Portugal, 1-5 October, 2013

    Edited by Paulo Jorge da Silva Bartolo, Ana Cristina Soares de Lemos, Antonio Mario Henriques Pereira, Artur Jorge Dos Santos Mateus, Catarina Ramos, Cyril Dos Santos, David Oliveira, Elodie Pinto, Flavio Craveiro, Helena Maria Coelho da Rocha Terreiro Galha Bartolo, Henrique de Amorim Almeida, Ines Sousa, Joao Manuel Matias, Lina Durao, Miguel Gaspar, Nuno Manuel Fernandes Alves, Pedro Carreira, Telma Ferreira, Tiago Marques

    High Value Manufacturing is the result of the 6th International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtualand Rapid Prototyping, held in Leiria, Portugal, October 2013. It contains current contributions to the fi eldof virtual and rapid prototyping (V&RP) and is also focused on promoting better...

    Published September 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Engineering Practice in a Global Context

    Understanding the Technical and the Social

    Edited by Bill Williams, José Figueiredo, James Trevelyan

    This volume aims to provide the reader with a broad cross-section of empirical research being carried out into engineers at work. The chapters provide pointers to other relevant studies over recent decades – an important aspect, we believe, because this area has only recently begun to coalesce as a...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Managing Emotion in Design Innovation

    By Amitoj Singh

    This book presents an emotion centered research framework titled "emoha" for design innovation. It defines emoha and underlines the importance of the developed framework in culturalization of technology and thereby design innovation. The book explains the detailed research on product styling which...

    Published August 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Decision Based Design

    By Vijitashwa Pandey

    In a presentation that formalizes what makes up decision based design, Decision Based Design defines the major concepts that go into product realization. It presents all major concepts in design decision making in an integrated way and covers the fundamentals of decision analysis in engineering...

    Published August 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Structures and Architecture

    New concepts, applications and challenges

    Edited by Paulo J. da Sousa Cruz

    Although the disciplines of architecture and structural engineering have both experienced their own historical development, their interaction has resulted in many fascinating and delightful structures. To take this interaction to a higher level, there is a need to stimulate the inventive and...

    Published June 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication for Line and Point Contacts

    Asymptotic and Numerical Approaches

    By Ilya I. Kudish

    Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication for Line and Point Contacts: Asymptotic and Numerical Approaches describes a coherent asymptotic approach to the analysis of lubrication problems for heavily loaded line and point contacts. This approach leads to unified asymptotic equations for line and point...

    Published June 16th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2013

    Proceedings of the international conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2013, Cambridge, UK, 15-18 April 2013

    Edited by Martin Anderson

    Series: Contemporary Ergonomics

    The broad and developing scope of ergonomics - the application of scientific knowledge to improve people’s interaction with products, systems and environments - has been illustrated for 27 years by the books which make up the Contemporary Ergonomics series.This book presents the proceedings of the...

    Published April 8th 2013 by Taylor & Francis

  9. Direct Gear Design

    By Alexander L. Kapelevich

    Over the last several decades, gearing development has focused on improvements in materials, manufacturing technology and tooling, thermal treatment, and coatings and lubricants. In contrast, gear design methods have remained frozen in time, as the vast majority of gears are designed with standard...

    Published March 21st 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Collaborative Design Management

    By Stephen Emmitt, Kirti Ruikar

    The design process has always been central to construction, but recent years have seen its significance increase, and the ways of approaching it multiply. To an increasing degree, other stakeholders such as contractors have input at the design stage, and the designer’s role ...

    Published March 19th 2013 by Routledge