ME 444 – Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems (3 0 3) 5 ECTS

This course is designed to highlight the major automation-related subjects, and how to integrate elements of a production system. Special emphasis will be given on industrial robotics, robot programming and flexible manufacturing systems (FMS). Laboratory exercises will deal with robotic programming and experiment with FMS systems. The elements of a flexible manufacturing environment such as CNC machines, robots, conveyors are modeled and operated via OpenCIM software package.