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  • Supply Chain the Way to Flat Organisation
    Supply Chain the Way to Flat Organisation
    Edited by Yanfang Huo and Fu Jia
    ISBN 978-953-7619-35-0,
    436 pages, January, 2009
    With the ever-increasing levels of volatility in demand and more and more turbulent market conditions, there is a growing acceptance that individual businesses can no longer compete as stand-alone entities but rather as supply chains. Supply chain ma ...
  • Development and Implementation of RFID Technology
    Development and Implementation of RFID Technology
    Edited by Cristina Turcu
    ISBN 978-3-902613-54-7,
    450 pages, January, 2009
    The book generously covers a wide range of aspects and issues related to RFID systems, namely the design of RFID antennas, RFID readers and the variety of tags (e.g. UHF tags for sensing applications, surface acoustic wave RFID tags, smart RFID tags) ...
  • Adaptive Control
    Adaptive Control
    Edited by Kwanho You
    ISBN 978-953-7619-47-3,
    380 pages, January, 2009
    Adaptive control has been a remarkable field for industrial and academic research since 1950s. Since more and more adaptive algorithms are applied in various control applications, it is becoming very important for practical implementation. As it can ...
  • Frontiers in Adaptive Control
    Frontiers in Adaptive Control
    Edited by Shuang Cong
    ISBN 978-953-7619-43-5,
    334 pages, January, 2009
    The objective of this book is to provide an up-to-date and state-of-the-art coverage of diverse aspects related to adaptive control theory, methodologies and applications. These include various robust techniques, performance enhancement techniques, t ...
  • Data Mining in Medical and Biological Research
    Data Mining in Medical and Biological Research
    Edited by Eugenia G. Giannopoulou
    ISBN 978-953-7619-30-5,
    320 pages, November, 2008
    This book intends to bring together the most recent advances and applications of data mining research in the promising areas of medicine and biology from around the world. It consists of seventeen chapters, twelve related to medical research and five ...
  • Vehicle Routing Problem
    Vehicle Routing Problem
    Edited by Tonci Caric and Hrvoje Gold
    ISBN 978-953-7619-09-1,
    142 pages, September, 2008
    The Vehicle Routing Problem (VRP) dates back to the end of the fifties of the last century when Dantzig and Ramser set the mathematical programming formulation and algorithmic approach to solve the problem of delivering gasoline to service stations. ...
  • Systems Structure and Control
    Systems Structure and Control
    Edited by Petr Husek
    ISBN 978-953-7619-05-3,
    256 pages, August, 2008
    The title of the book System, Structure and Control encompasses broad field of theory and applications of many different control approaches applied on different classes of dynamic systems. Output and state feedback control include among others robust ...
  • Supply Chain
    Supply Chain
    Edited by Vedran Kordic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-22-6,
    568 pages, February, 2008
    Traditionally supply chain management has meant factories, assembly lines, warehouses, transportation vehicles, and time sheets. Modern supply chain management is a highly complex, multidimensional problem set with virtually endless number of variabl ...