In the competitive business arena companies must continually strive to create new and better products faster, more efficiently, and more cost effectively than their competitors to gain and keep the competitive advantage. Computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided engineering (CAE), and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) are now the industry standard. These seven volumes give the reader a comprehensive treatment of the techniques and applications of CAD, CAE, and CAM.
Synchronization of Production Rate with Demand Rate in Manufacturing Systems. Integrated Product and Process Management for Engineering Design in Manufacturing Systems. Project Selection Problem for Production-Inventory-Distribution Scheduling in Manufacturing Plants. Computer-Aided and Integrated Manufacturing Systems. Job-Shop Scheduling for Manufacturing with Random Time Operations. Failure Diagnosis in Computer-Controlled Systems. Analysis of Stochastic Models in Manufacturing Systems Pertaining to Repair Machine Failure. Petri Net Modeling and Scheduling of Automated Manufacturing Systems. Improvement of Damping Characteristics in Machine Tools in Manufacturing Systems.