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Computer control of flexible manufacturing systems : Research and development - Sanjay B. Joshi

Computer control of flexible manufacturing systems

Research and development

By: Sanjay B. Joshi (Editor), Jeffrey S. Smith (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 31st July 1994
ISBN: 9780412562006
Number Of Pages: 478
For Ages: Up to 18 years old

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This book describes the current research directions and trends in the development of computer control of manufacturing systems for computer integrated manufacturing (CIM). Key issues addressed include control architectures, new scheduling and control approaches, software development architectures, cutting tool management, modelling and analysis tools and other recent advances.

The role of CIM architectures in flexible manufacturing systemsp. 1
Hierarchical control architectures from shop level to end effectorsp. 31
Characteristics of computerized scheduling and control of manufacturing systemsp. 63
Priority rules and predictive control algorithms for on-line scheduling of FMSp. 75
Scheduling of automated guided vehicles for material handling: dynamic shop floor feedbackp. 108
An integrated planning and control system for scheduling in flexible manufacturing systemsp. 142
Autonomous control for open manufacturing systemsp. 169
Applications of Petri net methodology to manufacturing systemsp. 207
Recent developments in modeling and performance analysis tools for manufacturing systemsp. 231
Qualitative intelligent modeling of manufacturing systemsp. 264
Formal models of execution function in shop floor controlp. 285
Object-oriented design of flexible manufacturing systemsp. 315
Efficient and dependable manufacturing - a software perspectivep. 343
Process plan representation for shop floor controlp. 379
Integration of cutting-tool management with shop-floor control in flexible machining systemsp. 405
An object-oriented control architecture for flexible manufacturing cellsp. 427
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ISBN: 9780412562006
ISBN-10: 0412562006
Audience: General
For Ages: Up to 18 years old
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 478
Published: 31st July 1994
Publisher: Chapman and Hall
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.5  x 3.18
Weight (kg): 0.76

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