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Title: Steps toward the design and control of a new generation of machines
Author: Goh, Ah Soon
Awarding Body: Loughborough University of Technology
Current Institution: Loughborough University
Date of Award: 1994
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Abstract:
In the face of rapid development in information technology coupled with a growing dynamism in global markets, new concepts of building computer controlled machines have proliferated. Such approaches promise to lead to a new generation of machines which typically share common design objectives. They seek to advance the underlying concepts of contemporary computer controlled machines (such as robots, CNC, etc.) in a way that resultant systems demonstrate attributes of flexibility, extendibility, configurability, openness, modularity and so on.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: MSI Research Institute
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.283214  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Universal Machine Control
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