Civil and Environmental Systems Engineering / Edition 1by Charles S. Revelle, Jeff R. Wright, E. Earl Whitlatch
Pub. Date: 09/26/1996
Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Exceptionally practical, it features several chapters that present new techniques and methodologies in the context of real-life problem situations. Broad and comprehensive in coverage and reader-friendly in approach, this book focuses on the most modern skills available for the design, operation and evaluation of civil and environmental engineering systems, optimization/systems modeling and engineering economics. Describes how and why linear programming works. Also, provides a solid treatment of multiple objective programming. Practicing Civil and Environmental Engineers.
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Table of Contents1. Explaining Systems Analysis.
2. A Graphical Solution Procedure and Further Examples.
3. The Simplex Algorithm for Solving Linear Programs.
4. Linear Programs with Multiple Objectives.
5. Integer Programming and Network ProblemsPart I.
6. Integer Programming and Network ProblemsPart II.
7. Scheduling Models: Critical Path Method.
8. Decision Theory.
9. Lessons in Context: Simulation and the Statistics of Prediction.
10. Lessons in Context: A Multigoal Water Resources Problem Utilizing Multiple Techniques.
11. Lessons in Context: Transportation Systems.
12. Dynamic Programming and Nonlinear Programming.
13. Engineering Economics I: Interest and Equivalence.
14. Engineering Economics II: Choice Between Alternatives.
15. Engineering Economics III: Depreciation, Taxes, Inflation, and Personal Financial Planning.
Appendix: Compound Interest Tables.
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