Industrial Engineering & Manufacturing Products

  • Fundamentals of Work Measurement

    What Every Engineer Should Know

    By Anil Mital, Anoop Desai, Aashi Mital

    This book will provide a quick reference on Work Measurement. While the nature of the work may differ, measuring work is fundamental to any industrial or service activity. It’s needed to determine such things as the amount a person should be paid, how much time should it take to perform an activity…

    Paperback – 2016-09-14 
    CRC Press

  • X-Ray Imaging

    Fundamentals, Industrial Techniques and Applications

    By Harry E. Martz, Clint M. Logan, Daniel J. Schneberk, Peter J. Shull

    While books on the medical applications of x-ray imaging exist, there is not one currently available that focuses on industrial applications. Full of color images that show clear spectrometry and rich with applications, X-Ray Imaging fills the need for a comprehensive work on modern industrial…

    Hardback – 2016-09-09 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Teen and Novice Drivers

    Research, Practice, Policy, and Directions

    Edited by Donald L Fisher, Jeff Caird, William Horrey, Lana Trick

    Traffic injuries are the leading cause of death globally among 15 to 19 year-olds. However, individuals charged with trying to solve the complex problem of teen and novice drivers are typically not in positions where they can spend the hundreds of hours gathering the information they need in order…

    Hardback – 2016-09-09 
    CRC Press

  • Biomechanical Aspects of Soft Tissues

    By Benjamin Loret, Fernando Manuel Fernandes Simoes

    Biomechanics applies the laws and techniques of mechanics in the study of biological systems and related phenomena. Biomechanics uses mathematical and computational tools such as model construction of musclo-skeletal system, body fluid circulation, to aid medical diagnosis, therapeutics and surgery…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07 
    CRC Press

  • Aerospace Manufacturing Processes

    By Pradip K. Saha

    Manufacturing processes of aircraft components include broad activities consisting of multiple materials processing technologies. This book is a focused attempt to present manufacturing process technologies exclusively for fabricating major aircraft components. Topics covered in a total of…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    CRC Press

  • Simulation-Based Training in Healthcare and Beyond

    A Practical Guide to Team Debriefs

    By Michael A. Rosen, Eduardo Salas, Scott Tannenbaum, Peter J. Pronovost, Shad Deering, Nicola E. Schiebel, Heidi B. King

    It should come as no surprise that people learn from experience. In one form or another, it is the primary means by which most of us have come to master the fundamentals of our profession. This is why simulation is such a valuable tool for learning. It allows people to have experiences they…

    Hardback – 2016-08-28 
    Routledge

  • The Good Drone

    By Kristin Bergtora Sandvik, Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert

    While the military use of drones has been the subject of much scrutiny, the use of drones for humanitarian purposes has so far received little attention. As the starting point for this study, it is argued that the prospect of using drones for humanitarian and other life-saving activities has…

    Hardback – 2016-08-22 
    Routledge
    Emerging Technologies, Ethics and International Affairs

  • Resilient Health Care, Volume 3

    Reconciling Work-As-Imagined and Work-As-Done

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Robert L. Wears, Erik Hollnagel

    This proposal is for the third edition volume in the Resilient Health Care series. Resilient health care is a product of both the policy and managerial efforts to organize, fund and improve services, and the clinical care which is delivered directly to patients. This volume continues the lines of…

    Hardback – 2016-08-18 
    CRC Press

  • Domesticating Drones

    The Technology, Law and Economics of Unmanned Aircraft

    By Henry H Perritt, Jr, Eliot O Sprague

    The public debate over civilian use of drones is intensifying. Variously called "unmanned aircraft systems", "unmanned aerial vehicles", "remotely piloted aircraft", or simply "drones", they are available for purchase by anyone for a few hundred to a few thousand dollars. They have strikingly…

    Hardback – 2016-08-17 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Construction Management

    Scope, Schedule, and Cost Control

    Edited by Abdul Razzak Rumane

    The book is developed to provide significant information and guidelines to construction and project management professionals (owners, designers, consultants, construction managers, project managers, supervisors, contractors, builders, developers, and many others from the construction-related…

    Hardback – 2016-08-12 
    CRC Press
    Industrial Innovation Series

  • "Faster, Better, Cheaper" in the History of Manufacturing

    From the Stone Age to Lean Manufacturing and Beyond

    By Christoph Roser

    The book shows how abilities to make things faster, cheaper, and better have evolved. Other books cover selected aspects -the entire story is here. It starts with prehistory stone tools and ends with a future outlook. The improvements in computer technology/artificial intelligence will change…

    Hardback – 2016-08-12 
    Productivity Press

  • Basic Experimental Strategies and Data Analysis for Science and Engineering

    By John Lawson, John Erjavec

    Although books covering experimental design are often written for academic courses taken by statistics majors, most experiments performed in industry and academic research are designed and analyzed by non-statisticians. Therefore, a need exists for a desk reference that will be useful to…

    Hardback – 2016-08-11 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

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