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Title: Smart Agent System for Cyber Nano-Manufacturing in Industry 4.0
The development of Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) and the Internet of Things (IoT) has influenced Cyber-Physical Manufacturing Systems (CPMS). Collaborative manufacturing among organizations with geographically distributed operations using Nanomanufacturing (NM) requires integrated networking for enhanced productivity. The present research provides a unique cyber nanomanufacturing framework by combining digital design with various artificial neural networks (ANN) approaches to predict the optimal nano/micro-manufacturing process. It enables the visualization tool for real-time allocation of nano/micro-manufacturing resources to simulate machine availability for five types of NM processes in real-time for a dynamic machine identification system. This research establishes a foundation for a smart agent system with predictive capabilities for cyber nanomanufacturing in real-time.  more » « less
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