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  • Railway Transportation Systems

    Design, Construction and Operation

    By Christos N. Pyrgidis

    This book presents a comprehensive overview of railway passenger and freight transport systems, from design through to construction and operation. It covers the range of railway systems, from conventional and high-speed inter-urban passenger systems, through suburban and regional and urban,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-11 
    CRC Press

  • Nonlinear Stochastic Control and Filtering with Engineering-oriented Complexities

    By Guoliang Wei, Zidong Wang, Wei Qian

    In this book, in view of engineering-related constraints, control and filtering problems for several classes of nonlinear stochastic systems has been discussed. In each chapter, the analysis problems are followed by investigations of stability, robust performance, reliability and/or disturbance…

    Hardback – 2016-03-11 
    CRC Press
    Engineering Systems and Sustainability

  • Ranking of Multivariate Populations

    A Permutation Approach with Applications

    By Livio Corain, Rosa Arboretti, Stefano Bonnini

    Many parametric approaches to ranking multivariate populations have drawbacks in areas, such as business and industrial research. This book introduces a novel permutation-based nonparametric approach for ranking several multivariate populations. It covers the theoretical details in depth and many…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Lean for Sales

    Bringing the Science of Lean to the Art of Selling

    By Sean Gillespie, Michael V. Testani, Sr., Sreekanth Ramakrishnan

    This book provides readers with a structured and fact-based approach to improving sales close rates and delivering confirmed business value to customers. Using the principles of Lean, it outlines proven techniques to: qualify and document a client’s unique business problem and goal, develop sales…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    Productivity Press

  • Structural Analysis and Design to Prevent Disproportionate Collapse

    By Feng Fu

    Disproportionate collapse is a pressing issue in current design practice. Numerous causes are possible – especially forms of extreme loading, such as blast, fire earthquake, or vehicle collisions. But it is the mechanism and its prevention which are of especial interest and concern. After the World…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    CRC Press

  • Inventive Engineering

    Knowledge and Skills for Creative Engineers

    By Tomasz Arciszewski

    Inventive Engineering is an emerging engineering science focused on the conceptual designing processes whereby creative designs are developed. Its core concepts are too often unknown and even surprising, but they are also feasible and can be learned leading to potentially patentable designs.…

    Paperback – 2016-03-10 
    CRC Press

  • Design, Fabrication, Properties and Applications of Smart and Advanced Materials

    Edited by Xu Hou

    This book introduces various advanced, smart materials and the strategies for the design and preparation for novel uses from macro to micro or from biological, inorganic, organic to composite materials. Selecting the best material is a challenging task, requiring tradeoffs between material…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    CRC Press

  • Rational Queueing

    By Refael Hassin

    This book is a unique reference and valuable resource for anyone interested in queuing systems, both theory and practice in the modern era. It provides an up-to-date, comprehensive survey of research on the performance of queueing systems where multiple agents, like customers, servers, and central…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Handbook of Small Animal Imaging

    Preclinical Imaging, Therapy, and Applications

    Edited by George C. Kagadis, Nancy L. Ford, Dimitrios N. Karnabatidis, George K. Loudos

    The use of small animal models in basic and preclinical sciences constitutes an integral part of testing new pharmaceutical agents prior to their application in clinical practice. New imaging and therapeutic approaches need to be tested and validated first in animals before application to humans.…

    Hardback – 2016-03-09 
    CRC Press
    Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

  • Technologies for Sustainable Urban Design and Bioregionalist Regeneration

    By Dora Francese

    This book explores the role of technology in ecological urban design and regeneration. Part I provides theoretical and methodological insights into technological approaches that offer optimum respect to existing cultural and natural environments, while offering minimum impact and carbon footprint.…

    Hardback – 2016-03-09 
    Routledge Studies in Urbanism and the City

  • Transport Planning and Traffic Safety

    Making Cities, Roads, and Vehicles Safer

    Edited by Geetam Tiwari, Dinesh Mohan

    TRIPP (Transportation Research and Injury Prevention Programme) at the India Institute of Technology (Delhi) is an interdisciplinary programme focusing on the reduction of adverse health affects of road transport. TRIPP has been organizing an annual course on Transportation Planning and Traffic…

    Paperback – 2016-03-08 
    CRC Press

  • High-Speed 3D Imaging with Digital Fringe Projection Techniques

    By Song Zhang

    Digital fringe protection techniques are used for non-contact shape measurement of 3D images. Due to its fast speed, flexibility, low cost and high accuracy, the demand for DFP continues to grow with the rapidly expanding field of 3D high-speed imaging. This reference, developed for scientists and…

    Hardback – 2016-03-07 
    CRC Press
    Optical Sciences and Applications of Light

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