52. Methods Engineering

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. Stephan Konz Professor Emeritus

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch52

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Konz, S. (2001) Methods Engineering, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch52

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • methods engineering;
  • checklist evaluating ergonomic risk factors;
  • shift system design recommendations;
  • videotaping in task analysis and training;
  • within-operation analysis using fish diagrams

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Guidelines

  • Gathering/Organizing Information

  • Engineering Design

  • References

  • Additional Reading