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  • Future Manufacturing Systems
    Future Manufacturing Systems
    Editor Tauseef Aized
    ISBN 978-953-307-128-2
    268 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 57998 times.
    This book is a collection of articles aimed at finding new ways of manufacturing systems developments. The articles included in this volume comprise of current and new directions of manufacturing systems which I believe can lead to the development of ...
  • Quality Management and Six Sigma
    Quality Management and Six Sigma
    Editor Abdurrahman Coskun
    ISBN 978-953-307-130-5
    276 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 82287 times.
    If you do not measure, you do not know, and if you do not know, you cannot manage. Modern Quality Management and Six Sigma shows us how to measure and, consequently, how to manage the companies in business and industries. Six Sigma provides principle ...
  • Environmental Management
    Environmental Management
    Editor Santosh Sarkar
    ISBN 978-953-307-133-6
    258 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 75277 times.
    There has been a steady increase in anthropogenic pressure over the past few years due to rapid industrialization, urbanization and population growth, causing frequent environmental hazards. Threats of global environmental change, such as climate cha ...
  • Process Management
    Process Management
    Editor Maria Pomffyova
    ISBN 978-953-307-085-8
    338 pages, April, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 192309 times.
    The content of the book has been structured into four technical research sections with total of 18 chapters written by well recognized researchers worldwide. These sections are: 1. process and performance management and their measurement methods, ...
  • Factory Automation
    Factory Automation
    Editor Javier Silvestre-Blanes
    ISBN 978-953-307-024-7
    602 pages, March, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 177915 times.
    Factory automation has evolved significantly in the last few decades, and is today a complex, interdisciplinary, scientific area.  In this book a selection of papers on topics related to factory automation is presented, covering a broad spectrum, s ...
  • Knowledge Management
    Knowledge Management
    Editor Pasi Virtanen and Nina Helander
    ISBN 978-953-7619-94-7
    272 pages, March, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 91811 times.
    This book is a compilation of writings handpicked in esteemed scientific conferences that present the variety of ways to approach this multifaceted phenomenon. In this book, knowledge management is seen as an integral part of information and communi ...
  • Optical Fiber New Developments
    Optical Fiber New Developments
    Editor Christophe Lethien
    ISBN 978-953-7619-50-3
    586 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 124440 times.
    The optical fibre technology is one of the hop topics developed in the beginning of the 21th century and could substantially benefit applications dealing with lighting, sensing and communication systems. Many improvements have been made in the past ...
  • Supply Chain the Way to Flat Organisation
    Supply Chain the Way to Flat Organisation
    Editor Yanfang Huo and Fu Jia
    ISBN 978-953-7619-35-0
    436 pages, January, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 89479 times.
    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 ...