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Industry 4.0 and Prospects of Circular Economy: A Survey of Robotic Assembly and Disassembly [article]

Morteza Daneshmand, Fatemeh Noroozi, Ciprian Corneanu, Fereshteh Mafakheri, Paolo Fiorini
2021 arXiv   pre-print
We consider and review various aspects of manufacturing and remanufacturing frameworks while particularly focusing on their desirability for supporting a circular economy.  ...  Despite their contributions to the financial efficiency and environmental sustainability of industrial processes, robotic assembly and disassembly have been understudied in the existing literature.  ...  TABLE II SOME II OF THE MOST FUNDAMENTAL KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS OF A CIRCULAR ECONOMY AS SUGGESTED IN Throughout this paper, RAD will be used to refer to Robotic Assembly and Disassembly, in general  ... 
arXiv:2106.07270v1 fatcat:xlp232rvsvgitgpsvn64y6oh6i

Riding the Digital Product Life Cycle Waves towards a Circular Economy

Ramesh Subramoniam, Erik Sundin, Suresh Subramoniam, Donald Huisingh
2021 Sustainability  
The authors performed a literature review and developed case studies to document current and to predict future transformational waves that will become increasingly used in many industrial sectors.  ...  Data driven organizations such as Amazon and Uber have raised the capabilities and expectations of customers to a new level by providing faster and cheaper products and services.  ...  towards the circular economy.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13168960 fatcat:hrah7adwezdlnaoprit4jaoacq

A Survey on AI-Driven Digital Twins in Industry 4.0: Smart Manufacturing and Advanced Robotics

Ziqi Huang, Yang Shen, Jiayi Li, Marcel Fey, Christian Brecher
2021 Sensors  
This survey comprehensively reviews over 300 manuscripts on AI-driven DT technologies of Industry 4.0 used over the past five years and summarizes their general developments and the current state of AI-integration  ...  Practical challenges and development prospects of AI-driven DTs are discussed with a respective focus on different levels.  ...  Introduction Industry 4.0 and smart manufacturing are crucial fundamentals of modern industry and the national economy.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21196340 pmid:34640660 fatcat:qy3qiazvqrejvfuixudd6ywqsq

A Survey on AI-Driven Digital Twins in Industry 4.0: Smart Manufacturing and Advanced Robotics

Ziqi Huang, Yang Shen, Jiayi Li, Marcel Fey, Christian Brecher
2021 Sensors 21(19)  
This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY  ...  ., Fraunhofer IPT, as well as the Chair of Production Metrology and Quality Management, and Production Engineering of the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) for their permission  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors would like to thank the German Research Foundation DFG for the support within the Cluster of Excellence "Internet of Production"-390621612.  ... 
doi:10.18154/rwth-2021-09877 fatcat:yjhprcascvfutisat7olust3kq

The future of manufacturing: a Delphi-based scenario analysis on Industry 4.0

Giovanna Culot, Guido Nassimbeni, Guido Orzes, Marco Sartor
2020 Technological forecasting & social change  
Researchers can derive from our study a series of hypotheses and opportunities for future research on Industry 4.0.  ...  advanced robotics, and penetration of smart products.  ...  x x x x Nascimento et al., 2019 Industry 4.0 Business model Expert study Manufacturing Future Integration of Industry 4.0 and circular economy practices.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.techfore.2020.120092 pmid:32351256 pmcid:PMC7188659 fatcat:3rlafep5wzd57gnwnjlwqz3v2y

Sustainability Assessment in Manufacturing for Effectiveness: Challenges and Opportunities

Manish Kumar, Monto Mani
2022 Frontiers in Sustainability  
The assessment focus has broadened from process to enterprise-level, single to multiple parameters, fragmented to a holistic point of view, and local businesses to global sustainability and circularity  ...  The requirements and research challenges for effectiveness in the sustainability assessment practice in theory (academia) and practice (industry) is presented.  ...  Industry 4.0 and digitization is anticipated as a potential enabler of circularity (Nascimento et al., 2019; Rajput and Singh, 2019) .  ... 
doi:10.3389/frsus.2022.837016 fatcat:l3aldrd7sbgern66wr4wluuuoe

Smart design engineering: a literature review of the impact of the 4th industrial revolution on product design and development

Marcus Vinicius Pereira Pessôa, Juan Manuel Jauregui Becker
2020 Research in Engineering Design  
Keywords Smart design engineering • 4th Industrial Revolution • Industrie 4.0Industry 4.0 • Smart industries • Product design and development  ...  Consequently, the purpose of this study is to establish features and properties that will shape the PDDP throughout the 4th IR and into a smart design engineering.  ...  The remanufacturing and redesign of products and production processes should also be considered to support a circular economy (Tukker 2004) .  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00163-020-00330-z fatcat:d2343u6csjfptjpmujxewe4km4

A Review on Blockchain Technologies for an Advanced and Cyber-Resilient Automotive Industry

Paula Fraga-Lamas, Tiago M. Fernandez-Carames
2019 IEEE Access  
Due to its complexity, it requires the involvement of many Industry 4.0 technologies, like robotics, advanced manufacturing systems, cyber-physical systems, or augmented reality.  ...  , trustworthiness, and authentication, as well as provide long-term sustainability and a higher operational efficiency to the whole industry.  ...  SSCM [145] includes the complete traceability of the key assets, (i.e., a record when a car part is assembled or disassembled or is in the shipping process).  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2019.2895302 fatcat:ahttlwt3tvaqvkzepupm4dgpdi

Industry 5.0: man-machine revolution

Fridol Mekkunnel, Peter Kopacek
In this generation, the rapid revolutions and globalization of technologies such as robotics, Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial intelligence (AI) are made a massive change in the world.  ...  The methods are created by several research and surveys.  ...  Some industries have tried to compare industry 5.0 to the circular economy, which is not appropriate for a simple comparison.  ... 
doi:10.34726/hss.2019.65408 fatcat:lzuvzyahwvgcfoeerxizs6bzry


Gheorghe GÎLCĂ, BÎZDOACĂ Nicu - George
2015 Fiabilitate şi Durabilitate  
This paper discusses a simplified design of Humanoid Robot with 3 DOF. The main objective is to analyze the theoretical and practical challenges involved in making it.  ...  He uses two sensors: one touch, which works as a command button and one ultrasonic which determines the distance to objects.  ...  We should discuss about IT industry need to adapt quickly to the "economy of applications".  ... 
doaj:d70c6b7e79cc408699e5ac56232070a7 fatcat:wvodnclj7nbmdidejlu5uh6pui


2021 2021 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics-Taiwan (ICCE-TW)  
Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, Taiwan) Thanks to advances in technology, the forth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) is coming.  ...  The effective integration of Fintech and AIoT will not only help improve finance and improve the efficiency of the financial industry, but also enable finance to better serve the real economy.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icce-tw52618.2021.9602919 fatcat:aetmvxb7hfah7iuucbamos2wgu

Risk Evaluation in Project Planning [chapter]

Bojan Ačko, Zvonko Kremljak, Borut Buchmeister
2017 Advances in Production and Industrial Engineering  
GEM2015/2016 report covers results based on 60 economies completing the Adult Population Survey (~2000 candidates per country) and 62 economies completing the National Expert Survey (~40 experts from all  ...  The burden also represents the lifting, carrying, lowering, pushing, positioning, assembling, disassembling cutting tools on tool measuring machine, automatic tool store and tool magazine on machine tool  ... 
doi:10.18690/978-961-286-028-8.1 fatcat:jsodbqszybaezh2cokhe4ysbay

Visible Light-Assisted Soft-Chemistry Route to Silver Nanomaterials at Room Temperature

Yi Wu, Xin Liu, Zi Huang, Xiang Fei He, Xi Yang, Qing Li
2019 Key Engineering Materials  
The effect of temperature on the morphology and properties of silver nanoparticles was investigated.  ...  The ultraviolet-visible (UV-vis) absorption and the fluorescent properties of the as-prepared AgNPs were explored.  ...  comparison of additive manufacturing and robotic machining within the Industry 4.0 context under various competition and production scenarios.  ... 
doi:10.4028/ fatcat:xara5sxzf5fsvbib2dy6vrl7j4

Space Tourism — From Dream to Reality [chapter]

A. P. Bukley, W. Mendell
2002 Beyond the International Space Station: The Future of Human Spaceflight  
On the back cover a painting depicts the elegance and romance of love with no bounds. Cover design by Patricia Garner. Front cover image courtesy of NASA, vehicle sketch by Li-Te Cheng.  ...  The cover depicts the Earth as seen from the eyes of the first space tourists. A student´s spacecraft blueprint represents the dreams of tomorrow.  ...  1 Introduction "Sure it´s expensive…But what´s the cost of an unfulfilled dream?" -Mike Saemisch [Triplett, 1994]  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-015-9880-4_31 fatcat:fy3a3afdrfgs3mjfdmuo7gh2ve

Urban Corridors as Common Pool Resources: the Case of Nova Gorica and Rijeka

Marco Acri, Saša Dobričić, Maja Debevec
2021 Zenodo  
Relying on growing awareness of urban metabolism and circular economy theories and practices, interesting ideas are spreading worldwide.  ...  The concerns for climate change and the increase of urban population made cities fundamental in finding solutions for a more sustainable dwelling to increase resilience and quality of life.  ...  With the advent of Industrial Revolution 4.0, fewer and fewer activities are done by hand and more and more by high-tech autonomous robotic machines.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5592101 fatcat:a6ywxtrbp5esjeeap7bqfb4r5i
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