Strapline:The international journal of assembly technology and management
Category:Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Table Of Contents: Volume 30 Issue 4 - Special Issue: Robots and Cooperative Assembly
IDEC's robot‐based cellular production system: a challenge to automate high‐mix low‐volume productionYoshihiro Kusuda
The purpose of this paper is to provide a report of the world first robotized cellular production system developed by IDEC Corporation.
The paper aims to review automated assembly technology at the Assembly Technology Expo.
The paper aims to provide a review of the use of lasers in industry, with an emphasis on applications in manufacturing and material processing.
A robotic welding system using image processing techniques and a CAD model to provide information to a multi‐intelligent decision moduleDavid A. Sanders, Gareth Lambert, Jasper Graham‐Jones, Giles E. Tewkesbury, Spencer Onuh, David Ndzi, Carl Ross
The paper aims to propose a system that uses a combination of techniques to suggest weld requirements for ships parts. These suggestions are evaluated, decisions are made…
A desktop virtual reality‐based integrated system for complex product maintainability design and verificationPeng Gaoliang, Haiquin Yu, Liu Xinhua, Jiang Yang, Xu He
Maintainability is the ability of a product system to be maintained and is a design characteristic. The paper aims to provide an integrated system for complex product…
This paper aims to explore and describe the impact of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology on inventory accuracy within a production and assembly plant, and to…
The paper aims to present a modified particle swarm optimization (MPSO) approach for automatic generation of near‐optimal pipe routes in constrained aero‐engine 3D…
Cycle time fluctuations in assembly lines are one of the important reasons of re‐balancing. As a result of re‐balancing of assembly lines, it will be necessary to change…
The paper aims to review the fundamental concept of quality function deployment (QFD) and discusses the fact that a road to success for a new product development is the…
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