Process Control for Sheet-Metal Stamping

Process Modeling, Controller Design and Shop-Floor Implementation

  • Yongseob Lim
  • Ravinder Venugopal
  • A Galip Ulsoy

Part of the Advances in Industrial Control book series (AIC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 1-10
  3. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 11-22
  4. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 23-39
  5. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 41-51
  6. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 53-64
  7. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 65-85
  8. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 87-107
  9. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 109-131
  10. Yongseob Lim, Ravinder Venugopal, A. Galip Ulsoy
    Pages 133-138
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 139-140

About this book

Introduction

Process Control for Sheet-Metal Stamping presents a comprehensive and structured approach to the design and implementation of controllers for the sheet metal stamping process. The use of process control for sheet-metal stamping greatly reduces defects in deep-drawn parts and can also yield large material savings from reduced scrap. Sheet-metal forming is a complex process and most often characterized by partial differential equations that are numerically solved using finite-element techniques. In this book, twenty years of academic research are reviewed and the resulting technology transitioned to the industrial environment. The sheet-metal stamping process is modeled in a manner suitable for multiple-input multiple-output control system design, with commercially available sensors and actuators. These models are then used to design adaptive controllers and real-time controller implementation is discussed. Finally, experimental results from actual shopfloor deployment are presented along with ideas for further improvement of the technology.

Process Control for Sheet-Metal Stamping allows the reader to design and implement process controllers in a typical manufacturing environment by retrofitting standard hydraulic or mechanical stamping presses and as such will be of interest to practising engineers working in metal-working, automotive and aeronautical industries. Academic researchers studying improvements in process control and how these affect the industries in which they are applied will also find the text of value.

Advances in Industrial Control aims to report and encourage the transfer of technology in control engineering. The rapid development of control technology has an impact on all areas of the control discipline. The series offers an opportunity for researchers to present an extended exposition of new work in all aspects of industrial control.

 

Keywords

Light-weight Materials Manufacturing Quality Material Savings Process Control Sheet-metal Forming

Authors and affiliations

  • Yongseob Lim
    • 1
  • Ravinder Venugopal
    • 2
  • A Galip Ulsoy
    • 3
  1. 1.Samsung Techwin RD CenterSeongnam-siKorea, Republic of (South Korea)
  2. 2.Intellicass Inc.MontrealCanada
  3. 3.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-6284-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-6283-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-6284-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1430-9491
  • Series Online ISSN 2193-1577
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