Title

Artificial Intelligence and Geometric Reasoning in Manufacturing Technology

Document Type

Article

Department

Engineering (HMC)

Publication Date

1986

Abstract

This article presents a brief review of the current literature on the applications of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, and especially expert (knowledge-based) systems, to manufacturing. Emphasis is placed on geometric representation and reasoning in design as an aid to manufacturing. Also discussed are applications of AI to process planning and design, process control, assembly, and other phases of manufacturing.

Rights Information

© 1986 American Society of Mechanical Engineers