E-Manufacturing: Business Paradigms and Supporting Technologies

18th International Conference on CAD/CAM Robotics and Factories of the Future (CARs&FOF) July 2002, Porto, Portugal

  • João José Pinto Ferreira

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert J. Graves, John H. Krehbiel
      Pages 3-9
    3. Francisco J. Restivo
      Pages 17-22
    4. José Manuel Mendonça
      Pages 23-35
    5. José Carlos Caldeira
      Pages 37-46
  3. Advanced Logistics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Peter Weiß, Bernhard Kölmel
      Pages 61-72
    3. Marc Beyer, André Quadt, Stefan Bleck
      Pages 73-79
    4. Ângelo Martins, J. J. Pinto Ferreira, J. M. Mendonça
      Pages 91-100
    5. António Lucas Soares, Luis Maia Carneiro, Diana Carneiro
      Pages 101-109
  4. Mechatronics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Jens-Uwe Dolinsky, Gary Colquhoun, Ian Jenkinson
      Pages 113-119
    3. Benjamin West Frazier, Robert K. Tyson, Y. P. Kakad, B. G. Sherlock
      Pages 121-128
    4. Hiroshi Okabe, Naotake Kakizawa, Susumu Sakano, Munekazu Kanno
      Pages 129-137
    5. Luís F. Silva, Mário Lima, Fernando N. Ferreira, Ana M. Rocha, Helder Carvalho, Carlos Couto
      Pages 139-148
  5. Manufacturing Systems Integration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 149-149

About this book


E-Manufacturing: Business Paradigms and Supporting Technologies opens with a set of interesting selections from invited authors, covering perspectives such as concurrent engineering in product and process design, the tools needed to deal with people, relationships and networks, enterprise networking in Europe. This section closes with business and innovation topics, handling issues such as knowledge, innovation and investment, and joint ventures for innovation and competitiveness. The remaining parts of the book tackle the following e-manufacturing issues: advanced logistics, mechatronics, manufacturing systems integration and supporting technologies.


CAM E-Business E-Marketplace Manufacturing Manufacturing System business design innovation logistics management marketing modeling programming robot robotics

Editors and affiliations

  • João José Pinto Ferreira
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Portolnstituto de Engenharia Sistemas e Computadores do PortoPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-8945-1
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2004
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-4730-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-8945-1
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