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    • A performance estimation framework for complex manufacturing systems 

      Almeida, António; Azevedo, Américo (Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing, 2014)
      To cope with today market challenges and guarantee adequate competitive performances, companies have been decreasing their products life cycles, as well as increasing the number of product varieties and respective services ...
    • Comparative analysis between small displacement torsor and model of indeterminate applied on generated solution of reconfigurable manufacturing system 

      Shafiq, Arsalan; Baqai, Aamer; Butt, SajidUllah (Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing, 2014)
      Reconfigurable manufacturing system (RMS) is the recent addition in the field of manufacturing system. Different approaches deal with the generation of design solutions of RMS. Keeping in view quality as a key performance ...
    • Considering assembly requirement specifications in product development : identification and approach 

      Asadi, Narges; Schedin, Joel; Fundin, Anders; Jackson, Mats (Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing, 2014)
      Due to the major advantages such as reduced time to market and improved quality at lowered cost, the principles of design for assembly capabilities and concurrent engineering are of great significance when developing new ...
    • Evaluation framework for crowdsourced design concept management 

      Kim, Jihoon; Kim, Kyoung-Yun; Kwon, Ohbyung (Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing, 2014)
      Crowdsourced design concepts are reported to be more creative than internal ideas and the cost of idea sourcing from the crowds is less expensive than from the conventional sources. However, the crowdsourced design has not ...
    • Value stream mapping along the product development process 

      Dombrowski, Uwe; Ebentreich, David; Schmidt, Stefan (Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing, 2014)
      Today's business conditions are characterized by increased competition. Therefore enterprises have to cope with shorter product life cycles, higher product complexity and more product variants. The reaction of many enterprises ...