Robust Optimization for Smart Machining Systems : an Enabler for Agile Manufacturing

@inproceedings{Deshayes2005RobustOF,
  title={Robust Optimization for Smart Machining Systems : an Enabler for Agile Manufacturing},
  author={Laurent Deshayes and Larry Welsch},
  year={2005}
}
This paper reports our efforts towards developing a mathematical and information framework for optimization of machining processes within a Smart Machining System (SMS). An SMS uses diverse integrated technologies that enable an enterprise to: (1) produce the first and every product correct; (2) improve the response of the production system to changes in demand (just in time); (3) realize rapid and agile manufacturing; and (4) provide data to the rest of the enterprise as needed. Optimization… CONTINUE READING