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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 31 new and published books in the subject of Industrial Design — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Project Management for Research and Development

    Guiding Innovation for Positive R&D Outcomes

    By Lory Mitchell Wingate

    Series: Best Practices and Advances in Program Management Series

    Today’s leading organizations recognize the importance of research and development (R&D) to maintain and grow market share. If companies want to survive into the future, they must accelerate their R&D-to-market cycles or find themselves behind the competition.Project Management for Research...

    Published August 4th 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  2. Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2014

    Proceedings of the international conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2014, Southampton, UK, 7-10 April 2014

    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...

    Published April 3rd 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  3. 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 18th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. 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 14th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. 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 October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Innovation, Communication and Engineering

    Edited by Teen-Hang Meen, Stephen Prior, Artde Donald Kin-Tak Lam

    This volume represents the proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Innovation, Communication and Engineering (ICICE 2013). This conference was organized by the China University of Petroleum (Huadong/East China) and the Taiwanese Institute of Knowledge Innovation, and was held in Qingdao...

    Published October 7th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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