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Francisc Viliam Kovács (1929–2009)

  • Erwin-Christian LovaszEmail author
  • Corneliu Rădulescu
  • Valentin Ciupe
  • Corina Gruescu
  • Inocenţiu Maniu
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Part of the History of Mechanism and Machine Science book series (HMMS, volume 26)

Abstract

Francisc Viliam Kovács was an innovator in mechanism science and a pioneer in Romanian robotics. His contributions cover a wide theoretical and applicative area. Furthermore, he was a talented manager, who founded the robotics section within the higher education at the University “Politehnica” of Timişoara. He wrote original books and developed new laboratories. His outstanding academic personality facilitated the launching of numerous scientific collaborations worldwide.

Keywords

Flexible Manufacture System Kinematic Chain Industrial Robot Mechanism Synthesis Kinematic Pair 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Erwin-Christian Lovasz
    • 1
    Email author
  • Corneliu Rădulescu
    • 1
  • Valentin Ciupe
    • 1
  • Corina Gruescu
    • 1
  • Inocenţiu Maniu
    • 1
  1. 1.Mechatronics DepartmentUniversity “Politehnica” of TimişoaraTimişoaraRomania

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