Operations Management / Edition 10

Operations Management / Edition 10

by William Stevenson
     
 

The Eighth Edition of Operations Management offers the most complete, balanced, and flexible operations management coverage. The most widely used text in the field, this new edition offers everything you would expect from a leading and innovative learning tool. Combining balanced coverage of quantitative and qualitative operations management topics, Stevensons'… See more details below

Overview

The Eighth Edition of Operations Management offers the most complete, balanced, and flexible operations management coverage. The most widely used text in the field, this new edition offers everything you would expect from a leading and innovative learning tool. Combining balanced coverage of quantitative and qualitative operations management topics, Stevensons' tradition of clearly written explanations, and comprehensive innovative technology integration, the Eighth Edition introduces a new contemporary design, and updated coverage throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073377841
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
944
Sales rank:
1,359,668
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.30(d)

Meet the Author

Associate professor of Decision Sciences in the College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology. He teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in operations management and management science. Dr. Stevenson is the author of textbooks in management science, statistics, and operations management. His articles have appeared in Management Science, Decision Sciences, Quality Progress, and other journals. He received a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering, an MBA, and a Ph.D. in production/operations management, from Syracuse University.

Table of Contents

1Introduction to operations management2
2Competitiveness, strategy, and productivity34
3Forecasting64
4Product and service design120
5Strategic capacity planning for products and services168
6Process selection and facility layout216
7Design of work systems296
8Location planning and analysis346
9Management of quality380
10Quality control430
11Inventory management482
12Aggregate planning540
13MRP and ERP574
14JIT and lean operations616
15Scheduling654
16Supply chain management692
17Project management726
18Waiting lines778

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