Soft Computing and Fractal Theory for Intelligent Manufacturing / Edition 1

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The book describes the application of soft computing techniques and fractal theory to intelligent manufacturing. Hybrid intelligent systems, which integrate different soft computing techniques and fractal theory, are also presented. The text covers the basics of fuzzy logic, neural networks, genetic algorithms, simulated annealing, chaos and fractal theory. It also describes in detail different hybrid architectures for developing intelligent manufacturing systems for applications in automated quality control, process monitoring and diagnostics, adaptive control of non-linear plants, and time series prediction. Real-world applications covered in this book include: tuning of televisions, battery charging, sound speaker testing, fruit classification, and stepping motors.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783790815474
  • Publisher: Physica-Verlag HD
  • Publication date: 3/10/2003
  • Series: Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing Series, #117
  • Edition description: 2003
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 283
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Introduction 1
Ch. 2 Type-1 Fuzzy Logic 5
Ch. 3 Type-2 Fuzzy Logic 33
Ch. 4 Supervised Learning Neural Networks 47
Ch. 5 Unsupervised Learning Neural Networks 75
Ch. 6 Genetic Algorithms and Simulated Annealing 93
Ch. 7 Dynamical Systems Theory 127
Ch. 8 Plant Monitoring and Diagnostics 151
Ch. 9 Adaptive Control of Non-Linear Plants 167
Ch. 10 Automated Quality Control in Sound Speaker Manufacturing 185
Ch. 11 Intelligent Manufacturing of Television Sets 207
Ch. 12 Intelligent Manufacturing of Batteries 227
Bibliography 267
Index 281
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