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Author Berman, O. ♦ Maimon, O.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1985
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Other branches of engineering
Subject Keyword Flexible manufacturing systems ♦ Control systems ♦ System performance ♦ Robots ♦ Manufacturing systems ♦ Computer aided manufacturing ♦ Weight control ♦ Conference management ♦ Productivity ♦ Automatic control
Abstract Integration of an Automated Manufacturing System is now recognized as one of the key issues for improving productivity. The separation of a large complex system into smaller subsystems that operate individually contributes to an efficient integration and control of the entire system. However, the overall performance of the system may be reduced, if each sub-system operates independently and if no cooperation between the subsystems' resources exists. This paper investigates how the subsystems should cooperate to improve system performance.
Description Author affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, U.S.A. (Maimon, O.) || The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (Berman, O.)
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1985-12-11
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 359.40 kB
Page Count 4
Starting Page 1689
Ending Page 1692


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library