Engineering

  • Systems Structure and Control
    Systems Structure and Control
    Editor Petr Husek
    ISBN 978-953-7619-05-3
    248 pages, August, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 76821 times.
    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 ...
  • Parallel Manipulators, New Developments
    Parallel Manipulators, New Developments
    Editor Jee-Hwan Ryu
    ISBN 978-3-902613-20-2
    498 pages, April, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 146313 times.
    Parallel manipulators are characterized as having closed-loop kinematic chains. Compared to serial manipulators, which have open-ended structure, parallel manipulators have many advantages in terms of accuracy, rigidity and ability to manipulate heav ...
  • Parallel Manipulators, towards New Applications
    Parallel Manipulators, towards New Applications
    Editor Huapeng Wu
    ISBN 978-3-902613-40-0
    506 pages, April, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 118273 times.
    In recent years, parallel kinematics mechanisms have attracted a lot of attention from the academic and industrial communities due to potential applications not only as robot manipulators but also as machine tools. Generally, the criteria used to com ...
  • Petri Net, Theory and Applications
    Petri Net, Theory and Applications
    Editor Vedran Kordic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-12-7
    534 pages, February, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 157926 times.
    Although many other models of concurrent and distributed systems have been de- veloped since the introduction in 1964 Petri nets are still an essential model for concurrent systems with respect to both the theory and the applications. The main attrac ...
  • Supply Chain
    Supply Chain
    Editor Vedran Kordic
    ISBN 978-3-902613-22-6
    568 pages, February, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 196509 times.
    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 ...
  • Environmental Technologies
    Environmental Technologies
    Editor E. Burcu Ozkaraova Gungor
    ISBN 978-3-902613-10-3
    268 pages, January, 2008
    All chapters downloaded 217622 times.
    This book on Environmental Technology takes a look at issues such as air, soil and noise pollution problems, environmental quality assessment, monitoring, modelling and risk as- sessment, environmental health impact assessment, environmental mana ...
  • Multiprocessor Scheduling, Theory and Applications
    Multiprocessor Scheduling, Theory and Applications
    Editor Eugene Levner
    ISBN 978-3-902613-02-8
    436 pages, December, 2007
    All chapters downloaded 188299 times.
    A major goal of the book is to continue a good tradition - to bring together reputable researchers from different countries in order to provide a comprehensive coverage of advanced and modern topics in scheduling not yet reflected by other books. The ...
  • Manufacturing the Future
    Manufacturing the Future
    Editor V. Kordic, A. Lazinica and M. Merdan
    ISBN 3-86611-198-3
    908 pages, July, 2006
    All chapters downloaded 225239 times.
    The primary goal of this book is to cover the state-of-the-art development and future directions in modern manufacturing systems. This interdisciplinary and comprehensive volume, consisting of 30 chapters, covers a survey of trends in distributed man ...