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System Engineering Planning and Enterprise Identity

1st Edition

Jeffrey O. Grady
February 22, 1995

This book shows the reader how to write a system engineering management plan (SEMP) that reflects the company's identity and is appropriate to most customers' requirements, e.g., MIL-STD-499, ISO 9001, the U.S. Air Force Integrated Management System, and EIA STD 632.The first section of this book...

Medical Device and Equipment Design: Usability Engineering and Ergonomics

1st Edition

Michael E. Wiklund
February 15, 1995

The key to profitability and success in both the medical device and the equipment markets often relates to how easy your products are to use. User acceptance and preference frequently is dependent upon ergonomic design.Medical Device and Equipment Design helps you enhance your product design,...

Product Design

1st Edition

Mike Baxter
January 31, 1995

The discovery of market needs and the manufacture of a product to meet those needs are integral parts of the same process. Since most textbooks on new product development are written from either a marketing or an engineering perspective, it is important for students to encounter these two aspects...

What Every Engineer Should Know about Accounting and Finance

1st Edition

October 20, 1994

Presents the fundamental finance and accounting processes, methods, strategies and terminology necessary for engineers and engineering managers to interpret financial data properly - examining topics such as cost and break-even analysis, the time value of money, financial ratios and discounted cash...

System Integration

1st Edition

Jeffrey O. Grady
July 08, 1994

System Integration presents the systems approach to complex problem solving and provides a powerful base for both product and process integration. This unique reference describes 27 kinds of integration work, primarily obtained through human communications. Simple computer applications-already in...

Engineering Maintenance Management

2nd Edition

Benjamin W. Niebel
July 07, 1994

This work sets out to furnish all levels of engineering management with the material necessary to provide cost-effective maintenance, discussing the functional design of products as well as the identification of failure systems that permit scheduled maintenance procedures. This second edition...

Topics on Regenerative Processes

1st Edition

Vladimir V. Kalashnikov
June 27, 1994

Regenerative processes are a popular subject in pure and applied probability, as well as in engineering (particularly simulation). This book provides important insight into new methods for investigating regenerative processes. Quantitative estimates play the key role in the book, and all developed...

Packaging and the Environment: Alternatives, Trends and Solutions

1st Edition

Susan Selke
April 21, 1994

The leading book on packaging and the environment-now expanded and updated This is a detailed examination and objective analysis of all aspects of environmental problems related to packaging: resource depletion, pollution, solid waste management, recycling, degradability, package design...

Engineering Analysis of Vehicular Accidents

1st Edition

Randall K. Noon
February 23, 1994

Accident analysis is not like a classroom problem where the equations are selected and solved, and the matter is considered closed. In this line of forensics, engineering skill must be combined with skillful practice for the successful presentation of evidence to a jury. In this book, the author...

Warranty Cost Analysis

1st Edition

Wallace Blischke
September 17, 1993

Considers cost and optimization problems from the manufacturer's and the buyer's points of view. The work discusses a variety of warranty policies and the mathematical models for the analysis of related engineering and management issues. All standard consumer product warranties are covered....

Flow Measurement

1st Edition

Bela G. Liptak
September 15, 1993

Fully illustrated with diagrams, tables, and formulas, Flow Measurement covers virtually every type of flow meter in use today. Béla G. Lipták speaks on Post-Oil Energy Technology on the AT&T Tech Channel....

The Human Tutorial Dialogue Project: Issues in the Design of instructional Systems

1st Edition

Barbara A. Fox
September 01, 1993

This volume's goal is to begin to document the dialogue processes in naturally-occurring human tutoring, in the context of informing the design of intelligent tutoring systems, and of interactive systems in general. This project represents the first empirical study of human tutorial dialogue from a...