Lathe Craft: A Study in "Part" Appreciation
Craftsmanship on the engine lathe in the context of four small western Pennsylvania machine shops is examined in terms of behaviors associated with lathe operation, the technological specialization…
Engineering the Man-Machine Interface for Air Traffic Control
- Computer ScienceComputer
The FAA has adopted a method-ology' that has been carefully integrated into the program that represents a bold step toward engineering the MMI with the user as the starting point.
A Framework for Integrating Multiple Construction Robots
- Computer Science
This paper presents a speculative framework that embodies multiple robots carrying out construction tasks, and explains how the framework enhances modeling, interpretation, and strategic and tactical planning.
Robotics: its impact on employment and labour relations Robotique: son impact sur I'emploi et sur les relations industrielles Robotik: ihr EinfluB auf die Beschaftigung und Arbeitsbeziehungen
This paper attempts to determine the effects of robotic use in manufacturing on employment. Current trends in the utilization of robots, displacement of workers, changes in job content, and labour…
Detection of distortion in small moving images compared to the predictions of spatial-temporal model
- PsychologyElectronic Imaging
The image sequence discrimination model we use models optical blurring and retinal light adaptation. Two parallel channels, sustained and transient, with different masking rules based on contrast…
Nearwork and visual well-being: A possible contribution of neuroscience
- Psychology, Medicine
The relationship between nearwork and overloading of the accommodation/vergence mechanisms surely represents an important issue to be cooperatively investigated by vision researchers, neuroscientists and occupational health doctors.
Contrast, noise, and blur affect performance and appreciation of digital radiographs
- PhysicsJournal of Digital Imaging
One of the conclusions is that the quality judgment was based mainly on blur, whereas the visibility of details was affected mostly by noise.
Computerised Office Systems: To Centralise or Decentralise?
- Computer Science
There is a sting in the tail of decentralized computing systems ... surveillance over users.
Kundenfokus im Mobile Commerce: Anforderungen der Kunden und Anforderungen an die Kunden
- Political Science
Nicht nur im Bereich des traditionellen Electronic Commerce (E-Commerce) — zur eindeutigen begrifflichen Unterscheidung zum Mobile Commerce (M-Commerce) im Folgenden als Web-Commerce1 bezeichnet —…
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The motor system in the present case is defined as including the visual and proprioceptive feedback loops that permit S to monitor his own activity, and the information capacity of the motor system is specified by its ability to produce consistently one class of movement from among several alternative movement classes.
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Work methods measurement—a comparison between robot and human task performance
SUMMARY The industrial robot, already an accepted element in modern manufacturing, when coupled with sensors and controlled by a computer, is better modelled as an operator than as a machine. In this…
Machine Tool Technology
- Materials Science
Safety glasses (clear lens) (must meet Z87 safety standards) Toolbox with lock 6” steel ruler 0-1” micrometer 6” dial calipers 60 Deg.Center gauge Drill point gauge 10 “mill file Thread pitch gauge…
The Basic Motions of MTM
- The Basic Motions of MTM
Robot Time and Motion System Provides Means of Evaluating Alternate Robot Work Methods." International Journal of Production Research 4 (April
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