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Top-Down Virtual Environment Construction for Manufacturing Simulations

By Zhijie Xu and D. Taylor


Virtual environments (VEs) are becoming important tools for simulating manufacturing systems. Various virtual environment constructing techniques and toolkits have been devised in recent years. This paper provides an “inside” view of those methods. Based on the insight, a futuristic VE construction approach that aims to integrate manufacturing application knowledge with environment data is proposed and its implementation discussed

Topics: T1
Publisher: Belgian Society of Mechanical and Environmental Engineering (BSMEE)
Year: 2001
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