Here is the listing of Best reference books on Service and Infrastructure Systems.
|1. “Successful Service Operations Management” by Richard D. Metters, Kathryn H. King-Metters, Madeleine Pullman and Steve Walton
Book Review: This book explains in detail the full cycle of building a service business from concept formation with the help of implementation. The book with the help of numerous examples, various study tools, clear writing demonstrates the development of business strategy and capacity management. The book contains chapters on probability concepts, queuing models, probabilistic and deterministic models and transportation network analysis.
|2. “Urban Operations Research” by Richard C. Larson, Amedeo R. Odoni
Book Review: The book covers a range of applied operations research with the focus primarily on model building and information on applied probability and geometrical probability. The book also contains chapters on spatial and temporal Poisson processes. The book also contains information on queuing theory, spatial queues, and development of hypercube queuing model and also contains homework problems at the end of every chapter. The book later deals with the combination of probabilistic and deterministic models and transportation network analysis.
|3. “Optimization of Transport Networks” by P.A. Steenbrink|
|4. “Fundamentals of Transportation and Traffic Operations” by Carlos F. Daganzo
Book Review: This book deals with the basic concepts in the transportation and traffic operations field that is very beneficial for the transport professionals. The book also overs various topics like graphical methods, optimization, probability, stochastic processes, statistics, simulation, traffic dynamics, control, observation and scheduled modes. The book also presents all the fundamental ideas in detail. The book also points out many pitfalls and errors that commonly occur. This is a very reliable textbook for transportation professionals and contains clearly explained ideas, tools and techniques.
Sanfoundry Global Education & Learning Series – Best Reference Books!