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Sensors and Control Systems in Manufacturing, Second Editionby Sabrie Soloman
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A Comprehensive Guide to Sensors and Control Systems in ManufacturingThoroughly updated with cutting-edge technologies, this detailed resource offers proven methods for effectively evaluating, selecting, and implementing sensors and controls to ensure error-free manufacturing environments. Sensors and Control Systems in Manufacturing, Second Edition offers step-by-step guidance on applying sensors to measure product parameters, control manufacturing, develop precision manufacturing systems, and generate and control motion. Real-world examples are included throughout to demonstrate successful industrial applications.Coverage includes:The latest sensor technologies, such as MEMS, photo-, bio-, nano-, and LED sensorsSensor classification and types, including photoelectric, inductive and capacitive proximity, confocal microscropy, and laser sensorsFiber optics in sensors and control systemsNetworking of sensors and control systems in manufacturingSensors and control technology in computer-integrated manufacturingAdvanced sensor technology in precision manufacturing applicationsIndustrial sensors and controlSensors in flexible manufacturing systemsCommunications--indexing, transmission, and signal processingSpectRx(tm) sensing technologyManufacturing operation and control through financial planning
From the international authority on advanced manufacturing.technology and automation.
The second edition of Sensors and Control Systems in.Manufacturing fully explains the technical aspects of the latest.senor technologies, showing how to select and install simple,.affordable sensors to maximize productivity and minimize production.errors. This one-stop guide offers you hands-on.instruction on integrating various sensors with appropriate control.means throughout manufacturing operations. The book.presents state-of-the-art information on traditional sensors,.laser sensors, LED sensing technology, and fiber optics in sensors.and control systems.
About the Author
Sabrie Soloman, Ph.D., is Founder, Chairman and.CEO of American SensoRx, Inc. He also teaches in the advanced manufacturing.program at Columbia University.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. The Role of Sensors in the 21st Century; Chapter 2. Classification and Types of Sensors; Chapter 3. Fiber Optics in Sensors and Control Systems; Chapter 4. Networking of Sensors and Control Systems; Chapter 5. The Role of Sensors and Control Technology in Computer-Integrated Manufacturing; Chapter 6. Advanced Sensor Technology in Precision Manufacturing Applications; Chapter 7. Industrial Sensors and Control; Chapter 8. Sensors in Flexible Manufacturing Systems; Chapter 9. Communications; Chapter 10. SpectRx NIR Technology; Chapter 11. Economic and Social Interests in the Workplace; Index
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