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  • Acceptance Sampling in Quality Control,Third Edition

    By Edward G. Schilling, Dean V. Neubauer

    Acceptance Sampling in Quality Control, Third Edition presents the state of the art in the methodology of sampling while integrating both theory and best practices. It discusses various standards, including those from the ISO, MIL-STD and ASTM and explores how to set quality levels. The book also…

    Hardback – 2017-03-14 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • New Concepts and Trends of Hybrid Multiple Criteria Decision Making

    By Gwo-Hshiung Tzeng, Kao-Yi Shen

    When humans or computers need to make a decision, typically multiple conflicting criteria need to be evaluated--such as when we buy a car, we need to consider safety, cost and comfort. Multiple-Criteria Decision-Making has been researched for decades. Now as the rising trend of big-data analytics…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03 
    CRC Press

  • Quadratic Programming with Computer Programs

    By Michael J. Best

    Quadratic programming is a mathematical technique that allows for the optimization of a quadratic function in several variables. QP is a subset of Operations Research and is the next higher lever of sophistication than Linear Programming. It is a key mathematical tool in Portfolio Optimization and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-04 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Advances in Applied Mathematics

  • 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 – 2016-12-09
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Reliability Engineering and Risk Analysis

    A Practical Guide, Third Edition

    By Mohammad Modarres, Mark P. Kaminskiy, Vasiliy Krivtsov

    This undergraduate and graduate textbook provides a practical and comprehensive overview of reliability and risk analysis techniques. Written for engineering students and practicing engineers, the book is multi-disciplinary in scope. The new edition has new topics in classical confidence interval…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-12-01
    CRC Press

  • Reliability Engineering

    Probabilistic Models and Maintenance Methods, Second Edition

    By Joel A. Nachlas

    Without proper reliability and maintenance planning, even the most efficient and seemingly cost-effective designs can incur enormous expenses due to repeated or catastrophic failure and subsequent search for the cause. Today’s engineering students face increasing pressure from employers, customers,…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-12-01
    CRC Press

  • Advances in Metaheuristics

    Applications in Engineering Systems

    By Timothy Ganesan, Pandian Vasant, Irraivan Elamvazuthi

    Advances in Metaheuristics: Applications in Engineering Systems provides details on current approaches utilized in engineering optimization. It gives a comprehensive background on metaheuristic applications, focusing on main engineering sectors such as energy, process, and materials. It discusses…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    CRC Press

  • Quantitative Techniques in Business, Management and Finance

    A Case-Study Approach

    By Umeshkumar Dubey, D P Kothari, G K Awari

    This book is especially relevant to undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers studying quantitative techniques as part of business, management and finance. It is an interdisciplinary book that covers all major topics involved at the interface between business and management on the one hand and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Interactive Multiobjective Decision Making Under Uncertainty

    By Hitoshi Yano

    Recently, many books on multiobjective programming have been published. However, only a few books have been published, in which multiobjective programming under the randomness and the fuzziness are investigated. On the other hand, several books on multilevel programming have been published, in…

    Hardback – 2016-11-18
    CRC Press

  • Decision Sciences

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Raghu Nandan Sengupta, Aparna Gupta, Joydeep Dutta

    This handbook is an endeavour to cover many current, relevant, and essential topics related to decision sciences in a scientific manner. Using this handbook, graduate students, researchers, as well as practitioners from engineering, statistics, sociology, economics, etc. will find a new and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26
    CRC Press

  • Theory and Approaches of Unascertained Group Decision-Making

    By Jianjun Zhu

    Tackling the question of how to effectively aggregate uncertain preference information in multiple structures given by decision-making groups, Theory and Approaches of Unascertained Group Decision-Making focuses on group aggregation methods based on uncertainty preference information. It expresses…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12
    Auerbach Publications
    Systems Evaluation, Prediction, and Decision-Making

  • Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems, Third Edition

    By Vidyadhar G. Kulkarni

    Building on the author’s more than 35 years of teaching experience, Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems, Third Edition, covers the most important classes of stochastic processes used in the modeling of diverse systems. For each class of stochastic process, the text includes its definition,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-07
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

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