ISE Summer Reading List

ISE summer reading list

2017-2018 Industrial and Systems Engineering Recommended Reading List:

1.) Kim, G., Bahr, K., Spafford, G., The Phoenix Project: A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win, First edition, IT Revolution Press, 2013.

2.) Goldratt, Eliyahu M., 1947-2011. The Goal : a Process of Ongoing Improvement. Great Barrington, MA :North River Press, 2004.

3.) Wolfe, Tom. The Right Stuff. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1979.

4.) Lewis, Michael. Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game. New York: W.W. Norton, 2003.

5.) Assad, Srjang A., Gass, Saul I, Profiles in Operations Research: Pioneers and Innovators, Springer, 2011*.

*Emphasis on the following chapters:

O/R Foundations
GEORGE B. DANTZIG

Decision Analysis
WILLIAM W. COOPER
HOWARD RAIFFA

Decision Making
HERBERT A. SIMON

Applications
ALFRED BLUMSTEIN