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    • Re-engineering New Zealand tertiary education 

      Pons, D.J.; Raine, J. (University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering, 2004)
      A tertiary education system is dynamic and responds to influence. The problem is that it is difficult to anticipate the behaviour of such a complex system. There are few, if any system models available, and not many ...
    • System model of production inventory control 

      Pons, D. (University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering, 2010)
      The primary consequence of just-in-time (JIT) production is reduction of inventory with associated financial benefits. However, existing methods cannot adequately explain the causality that leads to failed (or successful) ...