Automation in Manufacturing

  • S. K. Taneja
  • S. P. Rana
  • N. Singh
  • Michael D. Oliff
  • James Davis
  • Lorenzo Vicens
  • Jingfan Paul Yung
  • Hsu-Pin Ben Wang
  • Haiping Xu
  • H. Bera
  • R. M. Mackowiak
  • P. H. Cohen
  • R. A. Wysk
  • C. Goss
  • C.-H. Chu
  • P. Pan
  • S. P. Pequignot
  • A. Soom
Conference paper


Automation in manufacturing refers to putting new products into high volume production while ensuring that the parts are designed for the available manufacturing process. It requires building an integrated modeling environment, wherein part specifications, relationships, dependencies, and manufacturing processes can be defined using features or similar types of attributes.


Idle Time Group Technology Cluster Criterion Part Family Machine Utilization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. K. Taneja
    • 1
  • S. P. Rana
    • 1
  • N. Singh
    • 2
  • Michael D. Oliff
    • 3
  • James Davis
    • 4
  • Lorenzo Vicens
    • 5
  • Jingfan Paul Yung
    • 6
  • Hsu-Pin Ben Wang
    • 6
  • Haiping Xu
    • 6
  • H. Bera
    • 7
  • R. M. Mackowiak
    • 8
  • P. H. Cohen
    • 8
  • R. A. Wysk
    • 8
  • C. Goss
    • 8
  • C.-H. Chu
    • 9
  • P. Pan
    • 9
  • S. P. Pequignot
    • 10
  • A. Soom
    • 11
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceWayne State UniversityDetroitUSA
  2. 2.Department of Industrial EngineeringUniversity of WindsorWindsorCanada
  3. 3.Management Development InstituteIMEDELausanneSwitzerland
  4. 4.Engineering and Manufacturing PlantNCR CorporationWest ColumbiaUSA
  5. 5.Department of Management ScienceUniversity of South CarolinaColumbiaUSA
  6. 6.Department of Industrial EngineeringState University of New York at BuffaloUSA
  7. 7.Manufacturing and Robotics Centre Mechanical Engineering, Design and ManufactureSouth Bank PolytechnicLondonUK
  8. 8.Department of Industrial and Management Systems EngineeringThe Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA
  9. 9.Department of Management College of Business AdministrationIowa State UniversityAmesUSA
  10. 10.Industrial Products DivisionMoog Controls Inc.East AuroraUSA
  11. 11.Department of Mechanical and Aerospace EngineeringUniversity at BuffaloBuffaloUSA

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