This special issue aims to bring researchers together to present the latest advances in the fields of intelligent manufacturing systems, mechatronics systems, process modelling, control and multi-criteria optimisation, production systems, scheduling, automation and smart systems as applied to advanced manufacturing processes and systems.
We invite the submission of high quality research articles related to intelligent manufacturing systems.
Suitable topics include but are not limited to:
- Decision support systems for intelligent manufacturing
- Intelligent and smart machine tool systems
- Swarm intelligence in production and manufacturing systems
- Sensors, monitoring and control as applied to manufacturing
- Mechatronics systems in manufacturing
- Multi-criteria and multi-objective optimisation in manufacturing
- Virtual manufacturing
- Pull production systems
Submission of full papers: 31 March, 2013