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An evaluation of home hospital care impacts on emergency department boarding using simulation
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-01-06)
The hospital emergency department (ED) is a critical source for health care amid a complex healthcare system in the United States. It is the gateway to care for a broad range of people, arriving from a variety of locations. ...
Evaluating the impacts of enterprise resource planning on organizational performance for small to medium enterprises in manufacturing
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-04-02)
Today’s fast-paced global economy has intensified the demand for manufacturing companies to make their products more quickly and with higher quality to meet heightened consumer expectations while reducing costs. This ...
An energy-aware, agent-based maintenance-management framework for improving the satisfaction of occupants
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-04-27)
Nowadays, facility managers and related staffs are facing with much maintenance requests every day. The more complicated building system generates the more diverse and complex maintenance issues. With the limited budget ...
Decision support system for masonry labor planning and allocation considering productivity and social sustainability
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11-16)
Masonry construction is labor-intensive. Processes involve little to no mechanization and require a large number of crews made up of workers with diverse skills, capabilities, and personalities. Relationships among crews ...
A process for evaluating the benefits of near-infrared reflective roof coatings used on asphalt shingle roofs
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-12-04)
Reflective roof coatings keep the roof cooler by minimizing solar absorption and maximizing thermal emission. Keeping the surface of the roof cooler allows less heat to be conducted into the interior of the building which ...