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Automation, Production Systems, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing

Automation, Production Systems, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing - 3rd edition

Automation, Production Systems, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780132393218

ISBN10: 0132393212

Automation, Production Systems, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing by Mikell P. Groover - ISBN 9780132393218
Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
International: No
Automation, Production Systems, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing by Mikell P. Groover - ISBN 9780132393218

ISBN13: 9780132393218

ISBN10: 0132393212

Cover type: Hardback
Edition: 3RD 08
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This book provides the most advanced, comprehensive, and balanced coverage on the market of the technical and engineering aspects of automated production systems. It covers all the major cutting-edge technologies of production automation and material handling, and how these technologies are used to construct modern manufacturing systems.Manufacturing Operations; Industrial Control Systems; Sensors, Actuators, and Other Control System Components; Numerical Control; Industrial Robotics; Discrete Control Using Programmable Logic Controllers and Personal Computers; Material Transport Systems; Storage Systems; Automatic Data Capture; Single Station Manufacturing Cells; Group Technology and Cellular Manufacturing; Flexible Manufacturing Systems; Manual Assembly Lines; Transfer Lines and Similar Automated Manufacturing Systems; Automated Assembly Systems; Statistical Process Control; Inspection Principles and Practices; Inspection Technologies; Product Design and CAD/CAM in the Production System; Process Planning and Concurrent Engineering; Production Planning and Control Systems; and Lean Production and Agile Manufacturing.For anyone interested in Automation, Production Systems, and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction 1.1 Production Systems 1.2 Automation in Production Systems 1.3 Manual Labor in Production Systems 1.4 Automation Principles and Strategies 1.5 Organization of the Book Part I Overview of Manufacturing

Chapter 2 Manufacturing Operations 2.1 Manufacturing Industries and Products 2.2 Manufacturing Operations 2.3 Production Facilities 2.4 Product/Production Relationships 2.5 Lean Production

Chapter 3 Manufacturing Models and Metrics 3.1 Mathematical Models of Production Performance 3.2 Manufacturing Costs Appendix A3 Averaging Procedures for Production Models Part II Automation and Control Technologies

Chapter 4 Introduction to Automation 4.1 Basic Elements of an Automated System 4.2 Advanced Automation Functions 4.3 Levels of Automation

Chapter 5 Industrial Control Systems 5.1 Process Industries Versus Discrete Manufacturing Industries 5.2 Continuous Versus Discrete Control 5.3 Computer Process Control

Chapter 6 Hardware Components for Automation and Process Control 6.1 Sensors 6.2 Actuators 6.3 Analog-to-Digital Converters 6.4 Digital-to-Analog Converters 6.5 Input/Output Devices for Discrete Data

Chapter 7 Numerical Control 7.1 Fundamentals of NC Technology 7.2 Computer Numerical Control 7.3 Distributed Numerical Control 7.4 Applications of NC 7.5 Engineering Analysis of NC Positioning Systems 7.6 NC Part Programming

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