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Board # 131 : MAKER: An Industrial Automation System

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Conference

2017 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition

Location

Columbus, Ohio

Publication Date

June 24, 2017

Start Date

June 24, 2017

End Date

June 28, 2017

Conference Session

Make It!

Tagged Division

Manufacturing

Page Count

2

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https://peer.asee.org/27732

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19

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Hugh Jack P.E. Western Carolina University Orcid 16x16 orcid.org/0000-0003-4299-8561

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Dr. Jack is not the author. This abstract has been submitted on behalf of Johann Abraham, B. Surya K, Kishan B - VIT University, Vellore, India.

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Abstract

An industrial automation system would normally consist of such components as robots to handle materials, conveyor systems to carry raw materials and processed parts, machines to process parts, image processing and other systems for part inspection and quality assurance, and storage and retrieval systems to maintain and control inventory. This project will simulate and demonstrate the functioning of an automated material handling system. It will utilize actuators, power supply, conveyor system and a programmable control system. As a modular unit, it can be integrated into a larger automated system. ​

Jack, H. (2017, June), Board # 131 : MAKER: An Industrial Automation System Paper presented at 2017 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Columbus, Ohio. https://peer.asee.org/27732

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