Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

New Trends and Developments in Automotive Industry

Edited by Marcello Chiaberge

Polytechnic Institute of Turin, Italy

This book is divided in five main parts (production technology, system production, machinery, design and materials) and tries to show emerging solutions in automotive industry fields related to OEMs and no-OEMs sectors in order to show the vitality of this leading industry for worldwide economies and related important impacts on other industrial sectors and their environmental sub-products.

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New Trends and Developments in Automotive IndustryEdited by Marcello Chiaberge

Published: January 8th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1821

ISBN: 978-953-307-999-8

Copyright year: 2011

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141954 Total Chapter Downloads

21 Crossref Citations

44 Web of Science Citations

61 Dimensions Citations

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1. Data Mining and Intelligent Agents for Supporting Mass Customization in the Automotive Industry

By Efthimia Mavridou, Dimitrios Tzovaras, Evangelos Beakiaris, Pavlos Spanidis, Maria Gemou and George Hassapis

1584

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2. Automotive Testing in the German-Dutch Wind Tunnels

By Eddy Willemsen, Kurt Pengel, Herman Holthusen and Albert Küpper

5842

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3. Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis in Manufacturing Processes in the Automotive Industry

By Roberto Arnanz Gómez, María A. Gallego de Santiago, Aníbal Reñones Domínguez, Javier Rodríguez Nieto and Sergio Saludes Rodil

4748

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4. The Concurrent Role of Professional Training and Operations Management: Evidences from the after-Sales Services Information Systems Architecture in the Automotive Sector

By Nouha Taifi and Giuseppina Passiante

1646

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5. Human Factors and Ergonomics Model and Application in Automotive Industries: Focus on Job Satisfaction

By Siti Zawiah Md Dawal, Zubaidah Ismail, and Zahari Taha

4032

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6. A Sustainable Services System in the Automotive Refinishing Industry

By Andrea Zavala, Rafael Moure-Eraso, Nora Munguía and Luis Velázquez

3792

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7. An Analysis of the Automaker-Systemist Supplier Relationship in an Automotive Industrial Condominium

By Mário Sacomano Neto and Sílvio R. I. Pires

2280

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8. Strategic Priorities and Lean Manufacturing Practices in Automotive Suppliers. Ten Years After

By Juan A. Marin-Garcia and Tomas Bonavia

5980

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9. Identifying and Prioritizing Ecodesign Key Factors for the Automotive Industry

By Miriam Borchardt, Miguel Afonso Sellitto, Giancarlo Medeiros Pereira, Leonel Augusto Calliari Poltosi and Luciana Paulo Gomes

2756

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10. Context Analysis for Situation Assessment in Automotive Applications

By L. Ciardelli, A. Beoldo and C. Regazzoni

1289

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11. New Concept in Automotive Manufacturing; a System-Based Manufacturing

By Mohammad A. Omar

4168

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12. Tomography Visualization Methods for Monitoring Gases in the Automotive Systems

By Krzysztof Polakowski

1807

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13. FlexLean – Flexible Automation for Automotive Body Assembly

By Sven Soetebier, Nicolas Mauser, Fabrice Legeleux and Sönke Kock

3684

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14. Sustainable Design of Automotive Components Through Jute Fiber Composites: an Integrated Approach

By Cristiano Alves, Arlindo Silva, Luis Reis, Paulo Ferrão and Manuel Freitas

3109

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15. Are Skill Design Structure Matrices New Tools for Automotive Design Managers?

By Jean-Pierre Micaëlli and Éric Bonjour

2001

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16. Effects of Environmental Conditions on Degradation of Automotive Coatings

By Mohsen Mohseni, Bahram Ramezanzadeh and Hossain Yari

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17. Modern Automotive Gear Oils - Classification, Characteristics, Market Analysis, and Some Aspects of Lubrication

By Waldemar Tuszynski, Remigiusz Michalczewski, Witold Piekoszewski and Marian Szczerek

11225

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18. Development of a New 3D Nonwoven for Automotive Trim Applications

By Nicole Njeugna, Laurence Schacher, Dominique C. Adolphe, Jean-Baptiste Schaffhauser and Patrick Strehle

6186

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19. Automotive Catalysts: Performance, Characterization and Development

By Nelcy Della Santina Mohallem, Marcelo Machado Viana and Ronald A. Silva

5906

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20. Materials in Automotive Application, State of the Art and Prospects

By Elaheh Ghassemieh

63165

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