Accession Number : AD0768191

Title :   Automated Production.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND TEXARKANA TEX INTERN TRAINING CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Loomis,Robert J. , Jr

Report Date : APR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 104

Abstract : The paper is intended to be the first in a series dealing with automated production and inspection systems. It develops the concept of a multilevel production and inspection system employing a hierarchical control configuration. Some of the system requirements and features discussed are hardware, software, inspection, quality control, adaptation, modeling and failure diagnosis. The paper also includes suggestions for future research to aid in the exploration of the ideas and concepts developed herein. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PRODUCTION CONTROL, AUTOMATION), QUALITY CONTROL, SAFETY, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, REAL TIME, THESES

Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE