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Mechanics of Solid Polymers: Theory and Computational Modeling
- Plastics Design
Introducing and demonstrating the utility of computational tools and
simulations, this book provides a modern view of how solid polymers behave and
how to predict their behavior in different load environments, as industrial
work relies heavily on finite element simulations and specialized computer
Plastic Part Design for Injection Molding
The book aims to assist the designer in the
development of parts that are functional, reliable, manufacturable, and
aesthetically pleasing. Since injection molding is the most widely used
manufacturing process for the production of plastic parts, a full understanding
of the integrated design process presented is essential to...
Modern Plastics Handbook
This book is a reference loaded with information, data, and guidelines in
plastics processes, plastic forms and formulations, plastic design auxiliary
equipment, plastic testing and plastics recycling. The purpose of this book is
to provide readers with the best possible information for most uses of...
Handbook of Plastics, Elastomers, and Composites
From Book News, Inc.
The present revised and updated edition presents all
of the fundamental information required to understand the large number of
materials and material forms, and provides the necessary data and guidelines
for optimal use of...
Plastic Component Design From Book News, Inc.
Explains how different plastics are processed, how
a range of common and unusual plastic components and products are manufactured,
how to choose the best processing method, fastening and joining methods,
and how to use the characteristics of...
The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement
"A survey of the reading habits of managers found that though they buy books
by the likes of Tom Peters for display purposes, the one management book they
have actually read from cover to cover is The Goal."
Harvard Business Review
"This book (Critical Chain) is valuable to two main audiences: project managers
and senior managers... useful for dealing with one of the most difficult and
pressing management challenges: developing highly innovative new products."
New Shop Floor Management: Empowering People for Continuous Improvement
In this comprehensive departure from the time-and-motion dictums of Frederick
Taylor's Shop Management that have influenced management practices for most of
the century, Kiyoshi Suzaki demonstrates how modern shop floor management
techniques, focusing maximum energy on the front line, leads to dramatic
improvements in productivity and value added to services.
5S for Operators : 5 Pillars of the Visual Workplace
The "five pillar" approach to improving workshop
environments (and consequently productivity) written for shop floor workers
and designed to be used in group sessions. The text outlines and discusses the
five main principles (organization, orderliness, cleanliness, cleanup,
Kaizen : The Key to Japan's Competitive Success
For the professional manager or student of management, a comprehensive handbook
of 16 Kaizen management practices that can be put to work. KAIZEN uses more
than 100 examples in action and contains 15 corporate case studies.
Toyota Production System : An Integrated Approach to Just-In-Time
: The nuts and bolts of how JIT works.
With all of the recent attention to "Lean Manufacturing" (Womak, The Machine
That Changed The World, Lean Thinking), this book, now in its third edition,
is different. Rather than telling you how to implement the Toyota Production
System, Monden gives the reader a comprehensive technical...
Introduction to Statistical Quality Control
From Book News, Inc.
A new edition of the undergraduate engineering text emphasizing statistical
methods for quality control. Montgomery (industrial and management systems
engineering, Arizona State U.) introduces the basic concepts of quality
improvement and total quality management (TQM), the statistical methods...
Balanced Scorecard Evolution: A Dynamic Approach to Strategy Execution
- Wiley Corporate
Here is an accounting text that requires absolutely no knowledge of methods
and acronyms, but rather needs a strong business orientation to understand.
What professor Kaplan and consultant Norton have created is a system that not
only measures but, more important, manages such elusive corporate...
Service Profit Chain A Complete Guide - 2021
That the customer should be--indeed, must
be--at the heart of any
service company's strategy is certainly not a cosmos-altering revelation.
But the equations, formulas, research, and just plain common sense that three
Harvard Business School professors apply to the process of creating a
Only The Paranoid Survive
The President and CEO of Intel, the world's largest
chipmaker, reveals how to identify and exploit the key moments of change in any
industry that generates either drastic failure or incredible success. Under
Andrew Grove's leadership, Intel has become the world's largest computer
chipmaker, the 5th most...
Understanding Just in Time (Barron's Business Success Guide)
Just in Time is a cost effective method of inventory
control, which can spell the difference between big profits and business
failure. Just in Time is explained in detail here, including how to work
with suppliers, how to schedule deliveries to minimize delivery time, how to
maintain high quality...
Lean supply chain and logistics management
Expert Strategies for Improving Supply Chain and Logistics Performance using
Lean. This practical guide reveals how to identify and eliminate waste in your
organization's supply chain and logistics function and provides explanations
of both basic and advanced Lean tools, as well as specific Lean implementation
The Basics of Process Mapping
Process mapping gives you an accurate picture of work flow and
customer-supplier relationships, which in turn helps you make the right
improvements. The Basics of Process Mapping introduces process mapping and
shows you how to use it in your organization. Two levels of process mapping
Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager
No project management training? No problem! In today's workplace, employees
are routinely expected to coordinate and manage projects. Yet, chances are,
you aren't formally trained in managing projects - you're an unofficial project
manager and this book is for you..
Project Management All–in–One For Dummies (2021)
Your ultimate go-to project management bible Perform Be Agile! The business
world has never moved so fast and project managers have never been so much in
demand. The PMI has estimated that industries will need at least 87 million
employees with the full spectrum of PM skills by 2027.
This book will provide you with...
Plastic Part Design for Injection Molding
Dr.Malloy's book reflects the common problems an
engineer would face while designing a plastic part. His book takes all the
possible design problems that one might not even expect.
Properties and uses of 15,000 materials-at your fingertips. Only one resource
lets you instantly check the properties and uses of more than 15,000 industrial
materials and substances-including plastics, metals and alloys, rubbers,
Principles of Polymerization
Describes the physical and organic chemistry of the reactions by which polymer
molecules are synthesized. Begins by introducing the characteristics which
distinguish polymers from their much smaller sized homologs. Proceeds to a
detailed study of three types of polymerization reactions: step, chain...
Encyclopedia and Handbook of Materials, Parts and Finishes A must for the best
This encyclopedia serves the rapidly expanding demand
for information on technological developments. In addition to providing
information for manufacturers and assemblers of materials, components,
systems. and structures, it is for use by managers responsible for...
Plastics: Materials and Processing
An introductory text on materials, processes, and performance of plastics,
examining materials and the effects of processing from the molecular, micro,
and macro levels. Requires a basic understanding of high school or freshman
chemistry, physics, and mathematics, and contains chapter introductions,...
Shape Memory Materials
The shape memory effect is a unique property of
certain alloys. Even though the alloy is deformed in the low temperature phase,
it recovers its original shape on being heated to a critical higher
temperature. This book presents a systematic and up-to-date account of all
aspects of shape memory...
Handbook of Plastics Testing and Failure Analysis Society of Plastics Engineers Monographs
A compilation of the common tests used in the plastics industry. Provides
descriptions and diagrams of testing procedures and explains the significance
of tests. Properties that can be tested by the methods described include
mechanical, thermal, electrical, weathering, optical, chemical, and...
Synthetic Biodegradable Polymer Scaffolds (Tissue Engineering)
Reviews the synthesis and properties of
biodegradable polymers used in tissue engineering, and discusses applications
for engineering a variety of tissue types, as well as relevant FDA and patent
issues. Traces the history of tissue engineering, overviews legal issues,
examines properties of...
An Introduction to the Mechanical Properties of Solid Polymers
This edition features all the most salient selections from Professor Ward's
'The Mechanical Properties of Solid Polymers', 2nd Edition but introduces
them in a way that will be helpful for the less experienced student or
industrial researcher. Uses a physical approach to deal with the mechanics of..