Assembly Automation: Volume 14 Issue 3

Strapline:

The international journal of assembly technology and management
Subjects:

Table of contents

The human interface

Alan Dix

Looks at the design elements of an effective human interface. Outlineswhat makes a good interface and why so many are bad. Explains the importanceof having a clear idea of…

648

Concurrent engineering and enterprise modelling

Paul G Ranky

Summarizes the most important principles of concurrent engineering[CE] and computer integrated manufacturing [CIM].Discusses system data flow and IDEFo diagrams used as…

915

Blind people’s access to windows

J.M. Gill

Looks at the problems that visually disabled people are experiencingwith the increasing use of computer software with graphical user interfaces[GUIs] and the move away…

284

VR—the user interface of the future?

Rod Rivers

Examines the potential of virtual reality as a user interface forcomputer systems for mass‐market applications. DescribesDesk‐top Virtual Environments [DVE] and how it…

603

Speech technology lets machines do the talking

Nick Evans

Examines the development of DSP [digital signal processing]technology which has led to the increasing use of speech synthesisapplications in the home, office and factory…

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ISSN:

0144-5154

Online date, start – end:

1980 – 2022

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Editor:

  • Prof Hong Qiao