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  • Operations Management
    Operations Management
    Editor Massimiliano M. Schiraldi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1013-2
    248 pages, March, 2013
    Operations Management is an area of business concerned with managing the process that converts inputs into outputs, in the form of goods and/or services. Increasingly complex environments together with the recent economic swings and substantially s ...
  • Search Algorithms for Engineering Optimization
    Search Algorithms for Engineering Optimization
    Editor Taufik Abrão
    ISBN 978-953-51-0983-9
    292 pages, February, 2013
    Heuristic Search is an important sub-discipline of optimization theory and finds applications in a vast variety of fields, including life science and engineering. Search methods have been useful in solving tough engineering-oriented problems that eit ...
  • Practical Concepts of Quality Control
    Practical Concepts of Quality Control
    Editor Mohammad Saber Fallah Nezhad
    ISBN 978-953-51-0887-0
    128 pages, December, 2012
    This book aims to provide a concise account of the essential elements of quality control. It is designed to be used as a text for courses on quality control for students of industrial engineering at the advanced undergraduate, or as a reference for r ...
  • Manufacturing System
    Manufacturing System
    Editor Faieza Abdul Aziz
    ISBN 978-953-51-0530-5
    460 pages, May, 2012
    This book attempts to bring together selected recent advances, tools, application and new ideas in manufacturing systems. Manufacturing system comprise of equipment, products, people, information, control and support functions for the competitive dev ...
  • Risk Management for the Future - Theory and Cases
    Risk Management for the Future - Theory and Cases
    Editor Jan Emblemsvag
    ISBN 978-953-51-0571-8
    510 pages, April, 2012
    A large part of academic literature, business literature as well as practices in real life are resting on the assumption that uncertainty and risk does not exist. We all know that this is not true, yet, a whole variety of methods, tools and practices ...
  • Ergonomics - A Systems Approach
    Ergonomics - A Systems Approach
    Editor Isabel L. Nunes
    ISBN 978-953-51-0601-2
    244 pages, April, 2012
    This book covers multiple topics of Ergonomics following a systems approach, analysing the relationships between workers and their work environment from different but complementary standpoints. The chapters focused on Physical Ergonomics address the ...
  • Quality Assurance and Management
    Quality Assurance and Management
    Editor Mehmet Savsar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0378-3
    436 pages, March, 2012
    The purpose of this book is to present new concepts, state-of-the-art techniques and advances in quality related research. Novel ideas and current developments in the field of quality assurance and related topics are presented in different chapters, ...
  • Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management
    Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management
    Editor Yair Holtzman
    ISBN 978-953-51-0345-5
    210 pages, March, 2012
    The chapters in Advanced Topics in Applied Operations Management creatively demonstrate a valuable connection among operations strategy, operations management, operations research, and various departments, systems, and practices throughout an organiz ...