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Heuristic Control of the Assembly Line

  • Bronislav ChramcovEmail author
  • Franciszek Marecki
  • Robert Bucki
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 348)

Abstract

The paper highlights the mathematical model of the assembly process for the automated line as well as sequence control algorithms for the assembled version of objects. The automatic assembly line control requires numerical simulation. Minimizing the assembly time of all objects or maximizing the number of assembled objects within the given time are treated as optimization criteria. Specification of the robot assembly line is described in detail as well as the method of controlling the order of manufactured objects. The equations of state of an automatic assembly line are presented. The simulation model includes heuristic algorithms for control determining of the assembly line. The assembly process in a line can be modeled with different assumptions.

Keywords

Modelling Computer Simulation Heuristic Algorithms Control Manufacturing 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bronislav Chramcov
    • 1
    Email author
  • Franciszek Marecki
    • 2
  • Robert Bucki
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Applied InformaticsTomas Bata University in ZlínZlínThe Czech Republic
  2. 2.Academy of Business in Dąbrowa GórniczaDąbrowa GórniczaPoland
  3. 3.Institute of Management and Information TechnologyBielsko-BiałaPoland

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