Wireless Control for Smart Manufacturing: Recent Approaches and Open Challenges

@article{Baumann2021WirelessCF,
  title={Wireless Control for Smart Manufacturing: Recent Approaches and Open Challenges},
  author={Dominik Baumann and Fabian Mager and Ulf Wetzker and Lothar Thiele and Marco Zimmerling and Sebastian Trimpe},
  journal={Proceedings of the IEEE},
  year={2021},
  volume={109},
  pages={441-467}
}
Smart manufacturing aims to overcome the limitations of today’s rigid assembly lines by making the material flow and manufacturing process more flexible, versatile, and scalable. The main economic drivers are higher resource and cost efficiency as the manufacturers can more quickly adapt to changing market needs and also increase the lifespan of their production sites. The ability to close feedback loops fast and reliably over long distances among mobile robots, remote sensors, and human… 

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