The Future of Virtual Manufacturing Using Augmented Reality Technology

  • Wasim Ahmed KhanEmail author
  • Abdul  Raouf
  • Kai Cheng
Part of the Springer Series in Advanced Manufacturing book series (SSAM)


Extracted with permission from: John J. Bollinger (ed) (1998) Visionary manufacturing challenges for 2020. National Academy Press, Washington, DC.


Augmented Reality Grand Challenge Manufacturing Enterprise Defense Advance Research Project Agency Reconfigurable Manufacturing System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Computer StudiesInstitute of Business AdministrationKarachiPakistan
  2. 2.University of Management and TechnologyLahorePakistan
  3. 3.School of Engineering and DesignBrunel University MiddlesexUK

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