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A Holistic Systems Approach
by Ana M. Ferreras & Lesia L. Crumpton-Young
<p>In the past, company success was typically measured by financial indicators. Lately though, non-financial measures such as employee morale have become popular. Although there are approaches that look into quantitative and qualitative ...eBook
by Mazumdar, Sanjay
More and more companies manufacture reinforced composite products. To meet the market need, researchers and industries are developing manufacturing methods without a reference that thoroughly covers the manufacturing guidelines. Composites ...eBook
by Hashmi, Saleem
<i>Comprehensive Materials Processing </i>provides students and professionals with a one-stop resource consolidating and enhancing the literature of the materials processing and manufacturing universe. It provides authoritative analysis of all ...eBook
Theory and Practice
by Abdulrahman Al-Ahmari, Emad Abouel Nasr & Osama Abdulhameed
<p>The inspection process is one of the most important steps in manufacturing industries because it safeguards high quality products and customer satisfaction. Manual inspection may not provide the desired accuracy. This book introduces and ...eBook
by Sorrentino, Joseph
<U> <P><STRONG>Best Practices in Configuration Management to Ensure Quality</STRONG></P></U> <P>Many organizations are invoking a new kind of management technique - Configuration Management - meant to ensure a product maintains its originally ...eBook
by McCabe, Paul T.
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 over the past sixteen years by the books that make up the ...eBook
by McCabe, Paul T.
The broad and developing scope of ergonomics has been illustrated over the past fifteen years by the books that make up the Contemporary Ergonomics series. Presenting the proceedings of the Ergonomics Society's annual conference, the series ...eBook
by B. S. Manke
<p>This book covers the theory and mathematics needed to understand the concepts in control system design. Chapter 1 deals with compensation network design. Nonlinear control systems, including phase-plane analysis and the Delta method are ...eBook
by Mann, David
<P><STRONG>Winner of a Shingo Research and Professional Publication Award</STRONG></P> <P>The new edition of this Shingo Prize-winning bestseller provides critical insights and approaches to make any Lean transformation an ongoing success. It ...eBook
by Garcia, Rosanna
<P>It's no secret that some of the most successful companies, such as 3M, Procter & Gamble, Microsoft, and Mercedes-Benz, are also known for their new product development strategies. <B>Creating and Marketing New Products and Services ...eBook
by LaRoux K. Gillespie
<p><strong>Cutting-edge coverage of the new processes, materials, and technologies that are revolutionizing the manufacturing industry</strong></p> <p>Expertly edited by a past president of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, this ...eBook
by Cudney, Elizabeth A.
<P>Real-world examples and hands-on experience are invaluable resources when learning how to use new methods and tools, whether in training or in a classroom. Yet there are very few books on Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) that provide the practicaleBook
From Holonic Manufacturing Systems towards a Humane Mechatronics Society
by Paul Valckenaers & Hendrik Van Brussel
<p>Design for the Unexpected: From Holonic Manufacturing Systems Towards a Humane Mechatronics Society presents new, even revolutionary, ideas to managing production and production systems which may fundamentally shift the paradigm of ...eBook
by Britton, Graeme Arthur
<P>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 ...eBook
by Aslaksen, Erik W.
<P>Without standardized construction elements such as nuts, bolts, bearings, beams, resistors and the like, the design of physical equipment is hopelessly inefficient, and engineers are continually bogged down with re-designing these elements ...eBook
Synthesis and Applications
by James Sung
<p>This book on nanodiamonds is the first of its kind. Nanodiamonds are indispensable for polishing industrial materials (e.g., computer hard drives and read heads) and advanced ceramics (e.g., silicon carbide and gem diamond). The book is ...eBook
by Isermann, R.
Digital Computer Applications to Process Control presents the developments in the application of digital computers to the control of technical processes. This book discusses the control principles and includes as well direct feedback and feed ...eBook
by Robbins, Lanny
<P>Emphasis on improved quality and performance of distilled products and the demand for reduced operating costs place a heavy burden on both the personnel responsible for profitability and the manufacturing department charged with operating theeBook
Continuous Improvement for Projects
by Dennis McCarthy
<p>When capital projects fail to deliver, it is usually not due to technical reasons but a combination of behavioral pitfalls, unclear accountabilities and gaps in design, specification, and/or project-management processes.</p> <p><strong>EarlyeBook
by Ciambrone, David F.
Taking a new product from the design stage to large-scale production in a profitable, efficient manner can challenge the processes of even the most advanced companies. Lapses in these processes drive up the cost of new products, and hinder theireBook