Selected Papers from ICAM2016 and ICI2016

A special issue of Inventions (ISSN 2411-5134). This special issue belongs to the section "Inventions and Innovation in Advanced Manufacturing".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 August 2017) | Viewed by 504

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Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuo Kuang Rd., Taichung 402, Taiwan
Interests: high precision instrument design; laser engineering; smart sensors and actuators; optical device; optical measurement; metrology
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Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

This Special Issue will select the papers related to invention/innovation advanced manufacturing, especially smart manufacturing, from ICI2016 (2016 2nd International Conference on Inventions, and ICAM 2016 (2016 International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing,  Smart manufacturing focuses on new and emerging technologies for industry 4.0. Papers with innovative ideas or research results in all aspects of advanced manufacture are also encouraged.

Prof. Dr. Chien-Hung Liu
Guest Editor

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  • advanced manufacturing;
  • smart manufacturing;
  • additive manufacturing technology;
  • biotechnology/materials manufacturing technology;
  • surface science/ nanotechnology manufacturing technology;
  • inventions/innovation in manufacturing technology and processes;
  • inventions/innovation in sensing and automation system;
  • inventions/innovation in design/modeling/computing methods;

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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