In the competitive business arena companies must continually strive to create new and better products faster, more efficiently, and more cost effectively than their competitors to gain and keep the competitive advantage. Computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided engineering (CAE), and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) are now the industry standard. These seven volumes give the reader a comprehensive treatment of the techniques and applications of CAD, CAE, and CAM.
Table of Contents
System Approach to the Design of Genericj Software for Real-Time Control of Flexible Manufacturing Systems (FMS). Computer-Integrated Assembly for Cost-Effective Developments. Multi-Level Decision Making for Process Planning. A Computer-Aided and Integrated Machining System. Intelligent Set-Up Planning Systems for Parts Production in Manufacturing Systems. Object-Oriented Modeling and Simulation of Multipurpose Batch Plants. Scheduling Systems and Techniques in Flexible Manufacturing Systems. Automated Systems Techniques for On-Line Quality and Production Control in the Manufacturing of Textiles.