Industrial Engineering: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (3 Volumes)

Industrial Engineering: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (3 Volumes)

Release Date: August, 2012|Copyright: © 2013 |Pages: 1823
ISBN13: 9781466619456|ISBN10: 1466619457|EISBN13: 9781466619463|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-1945-6


Industrial engineering affects all levels of society, with innovations in manufacturing and other forms of engineering oftentimes spawning cultural or educational shifts along with new technologies.

Industrial Engineering: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications serves as a vital compendium of research, detailing the latest research, theories, and case studies on industrial engineering. Bringing together contributions from authors around the world, this three-volume collection represents the most sophisticated research and developments from the field of industrial engineering and will prove a valuable resource for researchers, academics, and practitioners alike.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Business Process Modeling
  • Industrial engineering education
  • Intelligent agents and multi-agent systems
  • Intelligent manufacturing
  • Intelligent Product Design
  • Knowledge-based systems
  • Online Laboratory Education
  • Online Machine Optimization
  • Product Planning Optimization Models
  • Soft-Computing Methods

Reviews and Testimonials

Industrial Engineering: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications, in 3 volumes, explains research in industrial engineering with quality in 8 sections. [...] This book can be used for final undergraduate engineering course (for example, industrial, mechanical, manufacturing, systems, etc.) or as a subject on industrial engineering and management at the postgraduate level. Also, this book can serve as a useful reference for academics, researchers, managers, industrial, mechanical, manufacturing and systems engineers and others professionals in related with industrial engineering and management.

– Professor J. Paulo Davim, International Journal of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering, 3(2)

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) is a research-based professional organization dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of information resources management in modern organizations. IRMA's primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing information resources as key enterprise assets among IRM/IT professionals. IRMA brings together researchers, practitioners, academicians, and policy makers in information technology management from over 50 countries.