Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

A user-friendly manufacturing system for `hyper-environments'

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

5 Author(s)
Mitsuishi, M. ; Dept. of Eng. Synthesis, Tokyo Univ., Japan ; Warisawa, S. ; Hatamura, Y. ; Nagao, T.
more authors

The authors describe a manufacturing system that allows the natural manipulation of tools of production and raw materials in environments which cannot be accessed directly by normal human senses. The term `hyper-environment' connotes such an environment as remote locations, the micrometer world, or outer space. The authors discuss the functions necessary to realize the system, the software and hardware employed in the system, and the `reality communication' techniques needed to allow the remote human operator to monitor the operation effectively. Attention is given to a technique for transforming cutting force information into auditory information that allows the operator to determine the cutting conditions. Tests in which a machining center in Tokyo was controlled by teleoperators in Washington are described

Published in:

Robotics and Automation, 1992. Proceedings., 1992 IEEE International Conference on

Date of Conference:

12-14 May 1992

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.