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  1. Hybrid Rough Sets and Applications in Uncertain Decision-Making

    By Lirong Jian, Sifeng Liu, Yi Lin

    Series: Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

    As a powerful approach to data reasoning, rough set theory has proven to be invaluable in knowledge acquisition, decision analysis and forecasting, and knowledge discovery. With the ability to enhance the advantages of other soft technology theories, hybrid rough set theory is quickly emerging as a...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Auerbach Publications

  2. Conceptual Modeling for Discrete-Event Simulation

    Edited by Stewart Robinson, Roger Brooks, Kathy Kotiadis, Durk-Jouke Van Der Zee

    Bringing together an international group of researchers involved in military, business, and health modeling and simulation, Conceptual Modeling for Discrete-Event Simulation presents a comprehensive view of the current state of the art in the field. The book addresses a host of issues, including:...

    Published August 2nd 2010 by CRC Press

  3. Irregularities and Prediction of Major Disasters

    By Yi Lin, Shoucheng OuYang

    Series: Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

    Although scientists have effectively employed the concepts of probability to address the complex problem of prediction, modern science still falls short in establishing true predictions with meaningful lead times of zero-probability major disasters. The recent earthquakes in Haiti, Chile, and...

    Published March 18th 2010 by Auerbach Publications

  4. Poultry Meat Processing, Second Edition

    Edited by Casey M. Owens, Christine Alvarado, Alan R. Sams

    When the first edition of Poultry Meat Processing was published, it provided a complete presentation of the theoretical and practical aspects of poultry meat processing, exploring the complex mix of biology, chemistry, engineering, marketing, and economics involved. Upholding its reputation as the...

    Published February 9th 2010 by CRC Press

  5. Operations Research Calculations Handbook, Second Edition

    By Dennis Blumenfeld

    Series: Operations Research Series

    A handbook in the truest sense of the word, the first edition of the Operations Research Calculations Handbook quickly became an indispensible resource. While other books available tend to give detailed information about specific topics, this one contains comprehensive information and results...

    Published December 23rd 2009 by CRC Press

  6. Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems, Second Edition

    By Vidyadhar G. Kulkarni

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

    Based on the author's more than 25 years of teaching experience, Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems, Second Edition covers the most important classes of stochastic processes used in the modeling of diverse systems, from supply chains and inventory systems to genetics and biological systems...

    Published December 18th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Linear and Nonlinear Programming with Maple

    An Interactive, Applications-Based Approach

    By Paul E. Fishback

    Series: Textbooks in Mathematics

    Helps Students Understand Mathematical Programming Principles and Solve Real-World Applications Supplies enough mathematical rigor yet accessible enough for undergraduatesIntegrating a hands-on learning approach, a strong linear algebra focus, Maple™ software, and real-world applications, Linear...

    Published December 9th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Introduction to Scheduling

    Edited by Yves Robert, Frederic Vivien

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Computational Science

    Full of practical examples, Introduction to Scheduling presents the basic concepts and methods, fundamental results, and recent developments of scheduling theory. With contributions from highly respected experts, it provides self-contained, easy-to-follow, yet rigorous presentations of the material...

    Published November 18th 2009 by CRC Press

  9. Theory of Science and Technology Transfer and Applications

    By Sifeng Liu, Zhigeng Fang, Hongxing Shi, Benhai Guo

    Series: Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

    Constructive Suggestions for Efficiently Implementing Technology Transfer Theory of Science and Technology Transfer and Applications presents the mechanisms, features, effects, and modes of technology transfer. It addresses the measurement, cost, benefit, optimal allocation, and game theory of...

    Published October 19th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  10. Reliability Engineering and Risk Analysis

    A Practical Guide, Second Edition

    By Mohammad Modarres, Mark Kaminskiy, Vasiliy Krivtsov

    Tools to Proactively Predict Failure The prediction of failures involves uncertainty, and problems associated with failures are inherently probabilistic. Their solution requires optimal tools to analyze strength of evidence and understand failure events and processes to gauge confidence in a...

    Published September 22nd 2009 by CRC Press