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Beyond Lean: Simulation in PracticeBeyond Lean: Simulation in Practice
by Charles R. Standridge - Grand Valley State University , 2013
This text shows how discrete event simulation can be used in addition to lean thinking to achieve greater benefits in system improvement than with lean alone. Realizing this goal requires learning the problems that simulation solves ...

Understanding the Global Energy CrisisUnderstanding the Global Energy Crisis
by Eugene D. Coyle, Richard A. Simmons - Purdue University Press , 2014
Central issues in global energy are discussed through the dialogue between experts with overview from historical, political, and socio-cultural perspectives, outlining the technology and policy issues facing the development of major energy sources.

Seed FactoriesSeed Factories
by Dani Eder - Wikibooks , 2013
As a new way to organize production, Seed Factories build on past experience from Industrial Technology and Engineering. The book describes the concept of Seed Factories, and their design and operation, in relation to these wider bodies of knowledge.

Supply Chain ManagementSupply Chain Management
by Pengzhong Li - InTech , 2011
The purpose of supply chain management is to make production system manage production process, improve customer satisfaction and reduce total work cost. Supply chain management attracts extensive attention from businesses and academic scholars.

Factory AutomationFactory Automation
by Javier Silvestre-Blanes - InTech , 2010
In this book a selection of papers on themes related to factory automation are presented, covering a broad spectrum so that the reader may become familiar with the various fields, and also study more deeply where required.

Manufacturing Processes and Materials: ExercisesManufacturing Processes and Materials: Exercises
by Miltiadis A. Boboulos - BookBoon , 2010
The book addresses issues essential to modern manufacturing, ranging from traditional topics such as casting, forming, machining, and joining, to advanced topics such as nanomaterials. Comprehensive coverage of relevant engineering fundamentals.

Fundamentals of CombustionFundamentals of Combustion
by Joseph M. Powers - University of Notre Dame , 2010
Thermodynamics and chemical kinetics of combustion reactions, modeling of reacting fluid mechanical systems, subsonic and supersonic combustion, detailed and one-step kinetics, ignition theory, asymptotic and numerical modeling techniques.

Process ManagementProcess Management
by Maria Pomffyova - InTech , 2010
Process management is presented as knowledge, skills, tools, techniques and systems to define, visualize, measure, control, report and improve processes. This book reports about the process management research results in many various areas.

Industrial Robotics: Theory, Modelling and ControlIndustrial Robotics: Theory, Modelling and Control
by Sam Cubero - Pro Literatur Verlag , 2006
This book covers a wide range of topics relating to advanced industrial robotics, sensors and automation technologies. Included are topics such as networking, properties of manipulators, forward and inverse robot arm kinematics, etc.

Supply ChainSupply Chain
by Vedran Kordic - InTech , 2008
Modern supply chain management is a highly complex problem set with virtually endless number of variables for optimization. An Internet enabled supply chain may have just-in-time delivery, inventory visibility, and distribution-tracking capabilities.

Multiprocessor Scheduling, Theory and ApplicationsMultiprocessor Scheduling, Theory and Applications
by Eugene Levner - InTech , 2007
This volume covers the state of the art in theory and algorithms for classical and non-standard scheduling problems; new exact optimization algorithms, approximation algorithms with performance guarantees, heuristics and metaheuristics; and more.

Manufacturing the FutureManufacturing the Future
by V. Kordic, A. Lazinica, M. Merdan - InTech , 2006
This book covers the state-of-the-art development and future directions in modern manufacturing systems: trends in distributed manufacturing, modern manufacturing equipment, product design process, rapid prototyping, quality assurance, etc.

Industrial Robotics: Programming, Simulation and ApplicationsIndustrial Robotics: Programming, Simulation and Applications
by Low Kin Huat - InTech , 2006
This book covers a wide range of topics relating to advanced industrial robotics, sensors and automation technologies. These papers represent some of the latest cutting edge technologies and advancements in industrial robotics technology.

Fuel Cell HandbookFuel Cell Handbook
by U.S. Department of Energy - University Press of the Pacific , 2004
Fuel cells are an important technology for a potentially wide variety of applications in a large number of industries worldwide. This edition includes calculation examples for fuel cells for the wide variety of possible applications.

Planning AlgorithmsPlanning Algorithms
by Steven M. LaValle - Cambridge University Press , 2006
Written for computer scientists and engineers with interests in artificial intelligence, robotics, or control theory, this book tightly integrates a vast body of literature from several fields into a coherent source for reference in applications.

Integration and Automation of Manufacturing SystemsIntegration and Automation of Manufacturing Systems
by Hugh Jack , 2001
The text covers PLCs and networking, industrial robotics, robot applications, spatial kinematics, motion control, CNC machines, CNC programming, data aquisition, vision systems, integration issues, material handling, petri nets, simulation, etc.

Automated Manufacturing Systems with PLCsAutomated Manufacturing Systems with PLCs
by Hugh Jack , 2008
The book designed for students with some knowledge of technology, including limited electricity, who wish to learn the discipline of practical control system design on commonly used hardware. The techniques described are portable to other PLCs.

Fundamentals of Die Casting DesignFundamentals of Die Casting Design
by Genick Bar-Meir , 2000
This book describes the fundamentals of design of the die casting process and die mold/runner. It will be useful for the die casting engineer as well as managers and anyone else who deals with the die casting operations.