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New and Published Books

  1. Cellular Manufacturing

    Mitigating Risk and Uncertainty

    By John X. Wang

    Series: Industrial Innovation Series

    In today’s business world, competitiveness defines the industrial leading edge. Organizations and businesses of all sizes are adopting Lean manufacturing practices to increase efficiency and address worries about their bottom lines. In a detailed review of this staple of Lean manufacturing,...

    Published January 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Modeling and Simulation-Based Systems Engineering Handbook

    Edited by Daniele Gianni, Andrea D'Ambrogio, Andreas Tolk

    Series: Engineering Management

    The capability modeling and simulation (M&S) supplies for managing systems complexity and investigating systems behaviors has made it a central activity in the development of new and existing systems. However, a handbook that provides established M&S practices has not been available. Until...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Manufacturing Operations Management

    By Sanjay Sharma

    This book includes broad coverage of production and associated services. Since the success of manufacturing operations depends on the demand information and costs and revenue, qualitative and quantitative techniques of demand forecasting and also financial analysis are covered in this book. Topics...

    Published August 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Six Sigma Case Studies with Minitab®

    By Kishore K. Pochampally, Surendra M. Gupta

    What happens when one of the most widely used quality improvement methodologies meets the world’s leading statistical software for quality improvement? Packed with case studies in a variety of sectors, including health care, manufacturing, airlines, and fast food restaurants, Six Sigma Case Studies...

    Published February 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Culture and Trust in Technology-Driven Organizations

    By Frances Alston

    Series: Industrial Innovation Series

    Culture and Trust in Technology-Driven Organizations provides insight into the important role that culture and trust can play in the success of high-technology organizations. This book reviews the literature and results of an empirical study that investigated the relationship between mechanistic...

    Published December 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Design Synthesis

    Integrated Product and Manufacturing System Design

    By Graeme Arthur Britton, Seppo Torvinen

    The biggest challenge in any marketplace is uncertainty. The major changes taking place in world economies, politics, and demographics has raised market uncertainty to its highest level in the past 50 years. However, with new markets opening up in emerging and developing economies, the...

    Published October 28th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Process Plants

    Shutdown and Turnaround Management

    By Trinath Sahoo

    In the process industry, shutdown and turnaround costs are responsible for an excessive amount of maintenance expenses. Process Plants: Shutdown and Turnaround Management explores various types of shutdowns, presents recommendations for better management, and offers feasible solutions to help...

    Published October 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Introduction to Linear Optimization and Extensions with MATLAB®

    By Roy H. Kwon

    Series: Operations Research Series

    Filling the need for an introductory book on linear programming that discusses the important ways to mitigate parameter uncertainty, Introduction to Linear Optimization and Extensions with MATLAB® provides a concrete and intuitive yet rigorous introduction to modern linear optimization. In addition...

    Published September 5th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Human Work Productivity

    A Global Perspective

    Edited by Shrawan Kumar, Anil Mital, Arunkumar Pennathur

    The current global economic downturn and considerable shifting in industrial and manufacturing activities have disturbed the industrial order. However, human work productivity is still one of the most important components of the industrial economy and a determining factor in global competiveness...

    Published August 2nd 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Systems Engineering and Safety

    Building the Bridge

    By Peter J. Glismann

    Enhancing awareness of the interdependence of systems engineering and safety, Systems Engineering and Safety: Building the Bridge covers systems engineering methodology, safety tools, and the management needed to build the bridge between these two disciplines. It underscores the relationship...

    Published May 1st 2013 by CRC Press