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A Layered Workflow Model Enhanced with Process Algebra Verification for Industrial Processes

Ioan Salomie, Tudor Cioara, Ionut Anghel, Mihaela Dinsoreanu, Tudor Ioan Salomie
2007 2007 IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing  
The paper proposes a methodology for building business models, organized on layers of increasing complexity, from production line elementary machines and sensors to complex business workflows.  ...  For workflow verification purposes, the model is represented in Process Algebra (PA) formalism which allows for reasoning and checking the correctness of the business process model and early identification  ...  Acknowledgements This work was supported by the Food Trace project within the framework of the "Research of Excellence" program initiated by the Romanian Ministry of Education and Research.  ... 
doi:10.1109/iccp.2007.4352159 fatcat:hwa2srzrjvdojj4ifcfdf6mjca

Modeling workflow activities for collaborative process planning with product lifecycle management tools

H. R. Siller, A. Estruch, C. Vila, J. V. Abellan, F. Romero
2008 Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing  
In this work, we propose a workflow model for a collaborative process planning environment in which original equipment manufacturer and suppliers companies interact with the help of Product Lifecycle Management  ...  Process planning activities are critical in manufacturing distributed environments where different companies need to collaborate in product development.  ...  Application to Ceramic Tiles Moulds Manufacturing." We are also grateful for support from the European Union's Alβan Programme of Scholarships for Latin America, grant number E04D030982MX.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10845-008-0120-6 fatcat:g5yfvmyoqrawno4o4243x3bxx4

Agent-based workflow management in collaborative product development on the Internet

G.Q Huang, J Huang, K.L Mak
2000 Computer-Aided Design  
Product development is collaborative, involving multi-disciplinary functions and heterogeneous tools.  ...  The workflow of a project is modelled as a network. Its nodes correspond to the work (packages), and its edges to flows of control and data.  ...  Examples include the Manufacturing Automation and Design Engineering (MADE) program and its follow-up Rapid Design Exploration and Optimisation (RaDEO) program [20], the Agile Infrastructure for Manufacturing  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0010-4485(99)00096-2 fatcat:x264b2uifjfkhoavlsmuyjxvym

COLLABORATIVE PLANNING OF A MANUFACTURING DESIGN PROJECT THROUGH A NOVEL E-ENGINEERING HUB

Ricardo Mejía, Arturo Molina, Godfried Augenbroe
2005 IFAC Proceedings Volumes  
This article describes a novel concept of an e-engineering HUB for remote collaboration on engineering partnerships.  ...  An e-Hub software prototype has been developed and a domain-specific scenario originated in the manufacturing-engineering domain has been evaluated.  ...  the design and integration of dedicated workflows to support the collaborative project planning in their specific domain (Manufacturing engineering).  ... 
doi:10.3182/20050703-6-cz-1902.01387 fatcat:6vnzidqkvzhthjdzkatnhcej7m

A Collaborative Platform For Multilingual Ontology Development

Ahmed Tawfik, Fausto Giunchiglia, Vincenzo Maltese
2015 Zenodo  
Its design follows a workflow-based development methodology that models resources as a set of collaborative objects and assigns customizable workflows to build and maintain each collaborative object in  ...  In this paper, we address the design of multilingual ontologies following well-defined knowledge engineering methodologies with the support of novel collaborative development approaches.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The research leading to these results has received funding from the CUbRIK Collaborative Project, partially funded by the European Commission's 7th Framework ICT Programme for Research and  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1337721 fatcat:hyrfgiqwofel7jui3v73godvhq

Pragmatic PLM process interoperability for aeronautic, space and defence DMN

N. Figay, P. Ghodous, S. Abdul Ghafour, C. Ferreira Da Silva, E. Exposito, Jianzhong Cha, Josip Stjepandić
2015 Journal of Aerospace Operations  
These DMNs are facing important difficulties for the establishment of PLM interoperability based on legacy PLM standards for Manufactured Product and Process data exchange, sharing and long term archiving  ...  This led us to propose and to develop the DMN interoperability conceptual framework, which relies on usage of an experimental collaborative open platform (cPlatform). cPlatform is used for demonstrating  ...  We also wish to acknowledge our gratitude and appreciation to the IMAGINE Project partners for their contribution during the development of various ideas and concepts presented in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.3233/aop-150050 fatcat:p2nypfhaerbnbm63vso5lyat3e

Advanced product development integration architecture: an out-of-box solution to support distributed production networks

W. M. Cheung, P. C. Matthews, J. X. Gao, P. G. Maropoulos
2008 International Journal of Production Research  
Further information on publisher's website: The full-text may be used and/or reproduced, and given to third parties in any format or medium, without prior permission or charge, for personal research or  ...  Please consult the full DRO policy for further details. . (2008) 'Advanced product development integration architecture : an out-of-box solution to support distributed production networks.  ...  Early collaboration in product design using this methodology can maximise the opportunity for optimising designs With the increasing level of captured knowledge in product design and manufacturing capabilities  ... 
doi:10.1080/00207540601039767 fatcat:mtjrstd2t5htnjpgitrstlus7y

Product lifecycle modelling, analysis and management

Yongsheng Ma, Jerry Y.H. Fuh
2008 Computers in industry (Print)  
manufacturing processes throughout product design and manufacturing.  ...  From a similar angle, Ming et al. propose a framework for effective collaboration in process planning and manufacturing, where customers, developers, suppliers, and manufacturers are involved throughout  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.compind.2007.06.005 fatcat:wkc7jk7b2bhkhkooj63akrndwa

Listening to users in a manufacturing organization: a context-based approach to the development of a computer-supported collaborative work system

Melroy E D'Souza, Joel S Greenstein
2003 International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics  
It was found that a combination of ethnographic and human-centered design methodologies is a powerful approach for capturing information about stakeholder needs and using it to develop a CSCW system in  ...  Relevance to industry This paper describes the development of a computer-supported collaborative work (CSCW) system in an actual manufacturing organization using a human-centered, context-based design  ...  Designing tools for collaborative work systems is a challenge, because our understanding of these systems is still fairly limited, and even less so in a manufacturing environment, as most of the literature  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0169-8141(03)00066-0 fatcat:4sigzw4jtrbrtogicxlpzpoxmq

Designing and Implementing a Web Platform to Support SMEs in Collaborative Product Development [chapter]

Marco Formentini, Michela Lolli, Alberto Felice De Toni
2013 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
; (2) design and develop modular products in a collaborative way.  ...  The action research methodology has been chosen for its appropriateness to the characteristic of this study.  ...  and adaptation of the tools chosen for their inclusion in the design workflow within the iCommunity platform, in order to fill the previously described research gaps.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-40361-3_15 fatcat:ibem27t2nfb4zoiw72ivals374

A Novel Hybrid Engineering Methodology to Enhance Collaboration During the Design and Development of Meta Product Services [chapter]

Shamaila Iram, Terrence Fernando, May Bassanino
2016 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
This research work aims at highlighting the collaboration challenges that Meta-Product design teams face and also proposes a novel methodology to enhance collaboration among multi-disciplinary teams.  ...  Since the Product-Service System (PSS) is accompanied by a paradigm shift towards the sustainability of the production process, it demands an advanced level of collaboration throughout the design and development  ...  The objective of the research is to provide a novel methodology and a set of ICT solutions for collaborative design of cyber-physical based product-services.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-45390-3_33 fatcat:tulpextmtvgj3dly4es7q3os6m

Page 80 of American Society of Civil Engineers. Collected Journals Vol. 127, Issue 1 [page]

2001 American Society of Civil Engineers. Collected Journals  
., and Harada, L. T. (1995). ““Communication infrastructure for concurrent engineering.” Artificial Intelligence for Engrg. Des Anal. and Manufacturing, 9(4), 283—97 Lu, S. C.-Y., et al. (1994).  ...  .: Infrastruc ture for Collaborative Enterprises, (EEE Computer Society Press, New York Jones, P. M., et al. (1995). ‘““Workflow and cooperative problem solving in civil infrastructure management.”  ... 

A Tool to Support PLM Teaching in Universities [chapter]

Joel Sauza Bedolla, Francesco Ricci, Javier Martinez Gomez, Paolo Chiabert
2013 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
The proposed model, which follows the work method of a large car manufacturer, has been successfully tested and applied in a university course.  ...  In order to bridge this gap, this paper presents a visualization model that gives the guidelines for a proper understanding of the CAD design activities executed in a PLM system.  ...  Proper understanding of the PLM philosophy requires awareness of the instrument (software) functionality and the methodology of use. Torino is famous primarily for its car manufacturing industry.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-41501-2_51 fatcat:l3ayrj5mrze2fj6kbq2dmowfm4

Design and implementation of a virtual information system for agile manufacturing

LIUGEN SONG, RAKESH NAGI
1997 IIE Transactions  
These three parts cooperate with each other intelligently to provide a consistent and synchronized way for co-workers to perform collaborative AEC design.  ...  In response to this pressing need, this paper addresses the design and implementation of an agile manufacturing information system integrating manufacturing databases dispersed at various partner sites  ...  Current AEC design systems emphasize only the collaborative designs.  ... 
doi:10.1080/07408179708966406 fatcat:7kbj5bxchbbwdeql4cffv6slfy

A Knowledge Based Collaborative Platform for the Design and Deployment of Manufacturing Systems [chapter]

George Pintzos, Loukas Rentzos, Konstantinos Efthymiou, Nikolaos Papakostas, George Chryssolouris
2013 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
The latter are interfaced with a set of Computer Aided (CAx) systems and provide decision support capabilities for the design of a production line.  ...  This paper describes a collaboration platform, based on a semantic core that expresses knowledge about Products, Processes and Resources.  ...  for the design of manufacturing systems and production lines [10] .  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-41501-2_27 fatcat:qrvgdwmtivgnbivbat6was5jpe
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