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New Perspectives on Applied Industrial Tools and Techniques

  • Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz
  • Giner Alor-Hernández
  • Aidé Aracely Maldonado-Macías
  • Cuauhtémoc Sánchez-Ramírez

Part of the Management and Industrial Engineering book series (MINEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxii
  2. Lean Manufacturing Tools and Techniques Applied to Industry

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Valeria Martínez-Loya, José Roberto Díaz-Reza, Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz, Jessica Yanira Tapia-Coronado
      Pages 3-22
    3. José Roberto Mendoza-Fong, Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz, Humberto de Jesús Ochoa-Domínguez, Guillermo Cortes-Robles
      Pages 23-46
    4. Martin Dario Arango-Serna, Julian Andres Zapata-Cortes, Conrado Augusto Serna-Uran
      Pages 47-70
    5. Martin Dario Arango-Serna, Conrado Augusto Serna-Uran, Julian Andres Zapata-Cortes
      Pages 71-89
    6. Juan Carlos Osorio-Gómez, Diego Fernando Manotas-Duque, Leonardo Rivera-Cadavid, Ismael Canales-Valdiviezo
      Pages 91-109
    7. Jorge Limon-Romero, Guilherme Luz-Tortorella, Cesar Puente, José María Moreno-Jiménez, Marco Maciel-Monteon
      Pages 111-128
    8. Osslan Osiris Vergara-Villegas, Carlos Felipe Ramírez-Espinoza, Vianey Guadalupe Cruz-Sánchez, Manuel Nandayapa, Raúl Ñeco-Caberta
      Pages 129-151
    9. Marina De la Vega-Rodríguez, Yolanda Angélica Baez-Lopez, Dora-Luz Flores, Diego Alfredo Tlapa, Alejandro Alvarado-Iniesta
      Pages 153-174
  3. Applications of Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Industry

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Laura N. Sánchez-Morales, Giner Alor-Hernández, Rosebet Miranda-Luna, Viviana Y. Rosales-Morales, Cesar A. Cortes-Camarillo
      Pages 211-231
    3. Elayne Rubio Delgado, Lisbeth Rodríguez-Mazahua, Silvestre Gustavo Peláez-Camarena, José Antonio Palet Guzmán, Asdrúbal López-Chau
      Pages 233-251
    4. Claudia G. Gomez, Laura Cruz-Reyes, Gilberto Rivera, Nelson Rangel-Valdez, Maria Lucila Morales-Rodriguez, Mercedes Perez-Villafuerte
      Pages 253-271
    5. Eduardo Ceh-Varela, Gandhi Hernández-Chan, Marisol Villanueva-Escalante, José Luis Sánchez-Cervantes
      Pages 273-292
    6. Isaac Machorro-Cano, Giner Alor-Hernández, Nancy Aracely Cruz-Ramos, Cuauhtémoc Sánchez-Ramírez, Mónica Guadalupe Segura-Ozuna
      Pages 293-324
  4. Ergonomics Tools and Applications in Industrial Processes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 325-325
    2. Karina C. Arredondo-Soto, Teresa Carrillo-Gutiérrez, Marcela Solís-Quinteros, Guadalupe Hernández-Escobedo
      Pages 327-352

About this book


This book disseminates the current trends among innovative and high-quality research regarding the implementation of conceptual frameworks, strategies, techniques, methodologies, informatics platforms and models for developing advanced industrial tools and techniques and their application in different fields. It presents a collection of theoretical, real-world and original research works in the field of applied industrial tools and techniques. The text goes beyond the state-of-the-art in the field of industrial and software engineering, listing successful applications and use cases of studies of new approaches, applications, methods, techniques for developing advanced industrial tools, methodologies and techniques and their application in different fields. The topics covered in this book are of interest to academics, researchers, students, stakeholders and consultants.


Production process Lean manufacturing Optimization process Supply chain management Decision support systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz
    • 1
  • Giner Alor-Hernández
    • 2
  • Aidé Aracely Maldonado-Macías
    • 3
  • Cuauhtémoc Sánchez-Ramírez
    • 4
  1. 1.Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad JuárezCiudad JuárezMexico
  2. 2.Division of Postgraduate and Research StudiesInstituto Tecnológico de OrizabaOrizabaMexico
  3. 3.Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad JuárezCiudad JuárezMexico
  4. 4.Division of Postgraduate and Research StudiesInstituto Tecnológico de OrizabaOrizabaMexico

About the editors

Jorge Luis Garcia Alcaraz is a full time researcher of the Department of Industrial Engineering at the Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez. His main research areas are related to Multicriteria decision making applied to lean manufacturing, production process modeling and statistical inference. He is founding member of the Mexican Society of Operation Research and active member in the Mexican Academy of Industrial Engineering.  

Giner Alor-Hernandez is a full-time researcher of the Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies in Orizaba’s technological institute: Tecnológico de Orizaba. He also holds the position of editorial board member of eight indexed journals. His research interests include Web services, e-commerce, Semantic Web, Web 2.0, service-oriented and event-driven architectures, and enterprise application integration.  

Cuauhtémoc Sánchez Ramírez is a full-time researcher of the Division of Research and Postgraduate Studies of the Orizaba Technology Institute. His research interests are modeling and simulation of logistics process and supply chain from a system dy-namics approach. 

AIDE ARACELY MALDONADO MACÍAS is a full-time Professor-Investigator at the Autonomous University of Ciudad Juarez (UACJ).


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