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New Frontiers in Manufacturing

Proceedings of the 10th Annual British Robot Association Conference

  • Editors
  • D. C. Teale
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VII
  2. Official Opening and Plenary Session

  3. Implementing Automation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N3-N3
    2. P. J. Deasley, E. J. Wallbank
      Pages 9-18
    3. M. G. Wheaton
      Pages 19-25
    4. J. P. Keogh
      Pages 43-54
    5. T. E. Hanley
      Pages 65-71
  4. The Challenge of Change

  5. The Impact of Technology

  6. Flexibility in Assembly I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N9-N9
    2. A. M. Williams, B. H. Lill
      Pages 167-176
    3. P. J. Sackett, S. J. Harrington
      Pages 199-208
  7. Flexibility in Assembly II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N11-N11
    2. W. G. Ashman, F. Boniface, S. Riley
      Pages 223-239
    3. U. Holmqvist, I. Östman, A. Boden
      Pages 255-264
  8. Late Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages N13-N13
    2. J. Puttick
      Pages 279-303
    3. N. J. Colloff, B. L. Miles
      Pages 305-315

About these proceedings

Introduction

From the Foreword: "It was not long ago that a company which adopted robot systems was said to be going boldly where no man had gone before. This is no longer true. There is now a great deal of experience in robot technology; robots are no longer remarkable, but they and their associated technologies are still the key to the future of manufacturing. In this conference you will discover what difficulties were experienced, how development problems were solved, and, most importantly, what were the benefits gained. The object of this conference is to spread the knowledge of the latest robot manufacturing technology and to assist you and your company to apply this technology to your operations."

Keywords

Session automation control development manufacturing production robot simulation

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-12593-9
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-12595-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-12593-9
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