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A multi-disciplinary approach for the design and management of airport terminals

Kleinschmidt, Tristan, Goonetilleke, Ashantha, Fookes, Clinton B., & Yarlagadda, Prasad K.D.V. (2010) A multi-disciplinary approach for the design and management of airport terminals. In Satyanarayana, Beela & Ramji, Koona (Eds.) Proceedings of the Third International and Twenty Fourth All India Manufacturing Technology, Design and Research Conference 2010 - Global Trends and Challenges in Design and Manufacturing, AUCE (A), Visakhapatnam, India, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India, pp. 57-62.

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    Multi-disciplinary approaches to complex problems are becoming more common – they enable criteria manifested in distinct (and potentially conflicting) domains to be jointly balanced and satisfied. In this paper we present airport terminals as a case study which requires multi-disciplinary knowledge in order to balance conflicting security, economic and passenger-driven needs and correspondingly enhance the design, management and operation of airport terminals. The need for a truly multi-disciplinary scientific approach which integrates information, process, people, technology and space domains is highlighted through a brief discussion of two challenges currently faced by airport operators. The paper outlines the approach taken by this project, detailing the aims and objectives of each of seven diverse research programs.

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    ID Code: 34491
    Item Type: Conference Paper
    Keywords: Multi-disciplinary Engineering, Complex Systems, Airport Terminals
    Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > INTERDISCIPLINARY ENGINEERING (091500) > Interdisciplinary Engineering not elsewhere classified (091599)
    Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
    Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
    Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
    Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010, AUCE (A), Visakhapatnam, India. Please consult the authors.
    Copyright Statement: All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior permission of the Editors. All export rights for this book vest exclusively with AUCE (A). Unauthorised export is a violation of copyright and is subject to legal action.
    Deposited On: 27 Jan 2011 13:09
    Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 00:30

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