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Advanced manufacturing technology

1986 Precision engineering  
The team is working to understand this phenomenon in order to better mitigate this issue. Tests were performed on 12/5/2016 to demonstrate the use of an energy chain to assist with hose management.  ...  promise for engine component use • Order of magnitude savings of cost and schedule • New competitive markets for Cu Alloys • New material property database and processes to implement AM into  ...  weather, resulting in significant schedule delays.  ... 
doi:10.1016/0141-6359(86)90083-8 fatcat:3rsoururvzdzhnkwehy4m5yuki

Sustainability in Manufacturing Strategy Deployment

Marco Taisch, Bojan Stahl, Gokan May
2015 Procedia CIRP  
While many empirical research endeavors report the lack of vigor in implementing sustainability as a manufacturing strategy, also current popular theory-driven approaches are not sufficient to understand  ...  the dynamics and organizational barriers in implementing sustainability as a manufacturing strategy.  ...  It offers limited insight into how to create an economically viable manufacturing system that at a minimum creates no harm and may even have positive or regenerative impacts on social and environmental  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procir.2014.07.106 fatcat:nahwvg7zjjdurkj2622gqcpyku

Trends in Advanced Manufacturing Technology Innovation [chapter]

Olivier L. de Weck, Darci Reed
2014 Production in the Innovation Economy  
In order to understand this better we need to map these technology categories to the generic architecture of a manufacturing enterprise.  ...  A qualitative and quantitative assessment of 24 manufacturing technology areas in terms of their importance and promise to have a positive effect on manufacturing in the early 21 st century.  ... 
doi:10.7551/mitpress/9780262019927.003.0009 fatcat:rfekjcxdgjhpfon5jy6lkqmidm

Dealing with constraint issues in agile discrete manufacturing companies [chapter]

Hans Bonde, Hans Henrik Hvolby
2003 Collaborative Systems for Production Management  
Lastly, the requirements for an agile planning/scheduling tool are identified. Keywords Planning and scheduling, APS, agile manufacturing, SMEs, planning tools.  ...  LEAN AND AGILE PLANNING In an effort to understand the requirements for the agile plarming system, it is necessary, first to review these two different manufacturing paradigms, to understand the objectives  ...  In example 1, an inventory replenishment order is postponed and customer orders are processed.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35698-3_3 fatcat:g2vjojdwivfzzew4rnwxacm7wm

Energy management options in a fertilizer manufacturing plant

Ignatio Madanhire, Charles Mbohwa
2015 2015 International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM)  
He is a keen researcher with interest in logistics, supply chain management, life cycle assessment and sustainability, operations management, project management and engineering/manufacturing systems management  ...  This study highlights energy savings that could be realized in a fertilizer plant through application of various energy management options to reduce energy expenditure through efficient use of available  ...  This information entails historical energy usage, energy audits, engineering analysis and economic analysis.  ... 
doi:10.1109/ieom.2015.7093852 fatcat:xmcnabbpkjgctctb2dzubzvo6y

TRANSFORMING MANUFACTURING PROCESSES WITH THE HELP OF AI

Keshav Aggarwal, Shaswat Garg, Prakash Budhaulia
2020 International Journal of Mechanical Engineering & Technology (IJMET)  
To better understand this transforming phase in manufacturing industry, we analyzed the role of artificial intelligence in industries, the major issue in implementation of artificial intelligence in manufacturing  ...  In this paper we attempt to highlight how each step in the manufacturing process can be changed and made more efficient with the help of technology.  ...  Gallego García [9] reviewed the impact of new capabilities due I4.0 on production and maintenance management tasks in order to provide an impulse to current manufacturing companies.  ... 
doi:10.34218/ijmet.11.8.2020.002 fatcat:hta6iivqpjgqjab6h3jhalvfii

Video Enriched Pedagogy in Manufacturing Processes

Albert Shih, Bruce Tai, Roland Chen, Lei Chen, Yihao Zheng, Yancheng Wang
2016 Procedia Manufacturing  
This paper presents an effective video-assisted pedagogy in manufacturing processes courses. Teaching manufacturing processes is fundamental to manufacturing education.  ...  at Texas A&M University, and 3) ME61120240 Manufacturing Process and Engineering at Zhejiang University (China).  ...  Also, manufacturing in a competitive environment and economics in machining are reviewed.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.promfg.2016.08.091 fatcat:ufhz3qffyfcixh3jwm35xajfzq

Design of solar energy system in food manufacturing environment

John P.T. Mo, Wei Meng
2016 Cogent Engineering  
Global climate change has driven many manufacturing organizations to consider renewable energy as an alternative source of power for their operations.  ...  However, the instability and unpredictability of renewable energy has made it difficult to design an optimal solution.  ...  Acknowledgments The author would like to thank Mr Ronnie Mansour, Director of Melbourne Chef for his support in this research. Funding The author received no direct funding for this research.  ... 
doi:10.1080/23311916.2016.1233613 fatcat:bfnm62iogzaqhoft2akuydmjzm

Simulation Modeling for Energy-Flexible Manufacturing: Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

Jana Köberlein, Lukas Bank, Stefan Roth, Ekrem Köse, Timm Kuhlmann, Bastian Prell, Maximilian Stange, Marc Münnich, Dominik Flum, Daniel Moog, Steffen Ihlenfeldt, Alexander Sauer (+2 others)
2022 Energies  
manufacturing, identifies challenges in the simulation of energy-flexible production systems, and proposes approaches to face these challenges.  ...  We assume that the consideration of energy flexibility in the simulation of manufacturing systems will amplify already known pitfalls in conducting simulation studies.  ...  The funders had no role in the design of the study; in the collection, analyses or interpretation of data; in the writing of the manuscript, or in the decision to publish the results.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en15103593 fatcat:dmkhaon4xnbg7dh6trjpvsk5t4

Qualification of academic facilities for small-scale automated manufacture of autologous cell-based products

Paul Hourd, Amit Chandra, David Alvey, Patrick Ginty, Mark McCall, Elizabeth Ratcliffe, Erin Rayment, David J Williams
2014 Regenerative Medicine  
Manufacturing in Regenerative Medicine.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to acknowledge TAP Biosystems for providing technical and services support for the Compact Cellbase system.  ...  At the time, the regenerative medicine industry in the UK was still in its infancy as a commercial entity.  ... 
doi:10.2217/rme.14.47 pmid:25431916 fatcat:gxcscrqn6rdt7khdwvsyxf5ioi

Systems approach to modelling cost and value dynamics in manufacturing enterprises

K. Agyapong-Kodua, R.H. Weston
2010 International Journal of Production Research  
Operations and activities in Manufacturing Enterprises (MEs) are undergoing frequent changes as a result of external and internal factors which actively impact on the structures, processes and work patterns  ...  This paper shows how system dynamics modelling techniques in the form of causal loop and iThink simulation, can be coherently used to capture salient factors which induce dynamics in MEs.  ...  value creation in a make-to-order manufacturing enterprise.  ... 
doi:10.1080/00207540903436661 fatcat:iqqwwkidkvgonfekcm3hmkcy4i

Reprint of : Application cases of biological transformation in manufacturing technology

Thomas Bergs, Ulrich Schwaneberg, Sebastian Barth, L. Hermann, Tim Grunwald, S. Mayer, F. Biermann, Nursen Sözer
2021 CIRP journal of manufacturing science and technology : CIRP-JMST 34  
The interaction of biological, manufacturing and information systems is an emerging research field defined as Biological Transformation in manufacturing or biologicalisation in manufacturing.  ...  The interactions of the three system types are described in detail, and their potential for the manufacturing sector is discussed in reference to the framework Biological Transformation in manufacturing  ...  Acknowledgements The authors thank the Profile Area Production Engineering (ProdE) as a part of the Excellence Strategy at RWTH Aachen University for initiating and supervising this publication.  ... 
doi:10.18154/rwth-2021-10830 fatcat:cnodapkpfnd7jl3s3jjqubm2hq

Application of response surface methodology to maximize the productivity of scalable automated human embryonic stem cell manufacture

Elizabeth Ratcliffe, Paul Hourd, Juan Guijarro-Leach, Erin Rayment, David J Williams, Robert J Thomas
2013 Regenerative Medicine  
In addition, for investi gations involving human subjects, informed consent has been obtained from the participants involved.  ...  Ethical conduct of research The authors state that they have obtained appropriate insti tutional review board approval or have followed the princi ples outlined in the Declaration of Helsinki for all human  ...  Each fitted model was examined to ensure that it provides an adequate approximation to the true system in order to empirically assess the usefulness of the predictive capabilities of the model and to verify  ... 
doi:10.2217/rme.12.109 pmid:23259804 fatcat:dqta66rnuvf5pi5bk2m7vrh2g4

Transforming manufacturing to be 'good for planet and people', through enabling lean and green thinking in small and medium-sized enterprises

H. T. S. Caldera, C. Desha, L. Dawes
2019 Sustainable Earth  
This research used case study analysis within the manufacturing sector in Queensland, Australia, to investigate how SMEs could readily engage in lean and green processes to achieve sustainable business  ...  Manufacturing is a critical sector to address, where industry is compelled to rethink the acts of sourcing, producing, consuming and handling goods and their subsequent 'waste' components.  ...  Acknowledgements We acknowledge the support of the QUT Academic Language and Learning Service, in particular Karyn Gonano, in reviewing the academic writing of this article.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s42055-019-0011-z fatcat:uubksmdeuvaq3l56fp6hrw7l5q

The status, challenges, and future of additive manufacturing in engineering

Wei Gao, Yunbo Zhang, Devarajan Ramanujan, Karthik Ramani, Yong Chen, Christopher B. Williams, Charlie C.L. Wang, Yung C. Shin, Song Zhang, Pablo D. Zavattieri
2015 Computer-Aided Design  
Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.  ...  Design for additive manufacturing (DfAM) is an emerging field in engineering design.  ...  In future research, various heuristics need to be developed for specific additive manufacturing processes in order to speed up the searching in large design spaces.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.cad.2015.04.001 fatcat:e2fthds3vndz3bat7v5ajididm
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