Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Manufacturing System

Edited by Faieza Abdul Aziz

Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

This book attempts to bring together selected recent advances, tools, application and new ideas in manufacturing systems. Manufacturing system comprise of equipment, products, people, information, control and support functions for the competitive development to satisfy market needs. It provides a comprehensive collection of papers on the latest fundamental and applied industrial research. The book will be of great interest to those involved in manufacturing engineering, systems and management and those involved in manufacturing research.

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Manufacturing SystemEdited by Faieza Abdul Aziz

Published: May 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2234

ISBN: 978-953-51-0530-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6207-0

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

70528 Total Chapter Downloads

25 Crossref Citations

50 Web of Science Citations

74 Dimensions Citations


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1. Particle Reduction at Metal Deposition Process in Wafer Fabrication

By Faieza Abdul Aziz, Izham Hazizi Ahmad, Norzima Zulkifli and Rosnah Mohd. Yusuff


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2. The Fundamentals of Global Outsourcing for Manufacturers

By Aslı Aksoy and Nursel Öztürk


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3. An Approach-Based on Response Surfaces Method and Ant Colony System for Multi-Objective Optimization: A Case Study

By Barthélemy H. Ateme-Nguema, Félicia Etsinda-Mpiga, Thiên-My Dao and Victor Songmene


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4. Reconfigurable Tooling by Using a Reconfigurable Material

By Jorge Cortes, Ignacio Varela-Jimenez and Miguel Bueno-Vives


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5. Adaptation of Manufacturing Systems in Dynamic Environment Based on Capability Description Method

By Eeva Järvenpää, Pasi Luostarinen, Minna Lanz and Reijo Tuokko


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6. Consideration of Human Operators in Designing Manufacturing Systems

By Namhun Kim and Richard A. Wysk


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7. Towards Adaptive Manufacturing Systems - Knowledge and Knowledge Management Systems

By Minna Lanz, Eeva Jarvenpaa, Fernando Garcia, Pasi Luostarinen and Reijo Tuokko


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8. PLC-Based Implementation of Local Modular Supervisory Control for Manufacturing Systems

By André B. Leal, Diogo L. L. da Cruz and Marcelo da S. Hounsell


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9. Platform for Intelligent Manufacturing Systems with Elements of Knowledge Discovery

By Tomasz Mączka and Tomasz Żabiński


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10. Integrated Cellular Manufacturing System Design and Layout Using Group Genetic Algorithms

By Michael Mutingi and Godfrey C. Onwubolu


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11. Hybrid Manufacturing System Design and Development

By Jacquelyn K. S. Nagel and Frank W. Liou


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12. Environmental Burden Analyzer for Machine Tool Operations and Its Application

By Hirohisa Narita


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13. Digital Manufacturing Supporting Autonomy and Collaboration of Manufacturing Systems

By Hasse Nylund and Paul H. Andersson


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14. Modelling and Implementation of Supervisory Control Systems Using State Machines with Outputs

By Moacyr Carlos Possan Junior and André Bittencourt Leal


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15. Integrated Process Planning and Scheduling and Multimode Resource Constrained Project Scheduling: Ship Block Assembly Application

By Raad Yahya Qassim


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16. Reliability Evaluation of Manufacturing Systems: Methods and Applications

By Alberto Regattieri


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17. Migrating from Manual to Automated Assembly of a Product Family: Procedural Guidelines and a Case Study

By Michael A. Saliba and Anthony Caruana


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18. Stochastic Multi-Stage Manufacturing Supply Chain Design Considering Layered Mini-Cellular System Concept

By Jing Huang and Gürsel A. Süer


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19. Stochastic Capacitated Cellular Manufacturing System Design with Hybrid Similarity Coefficient

By Gökhan Eğilmez, Gürsel A. Süer and Orhan Özgüner


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20. Facility Layout

By Xiaohong Suo


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21. Real-Time Petri Net Based Control System Design for Distributed Autonomous Robotic Manufacturing Systems

By Gen'ichi Yasuda


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