A5. Modelling and simulation in manufacturing

The goal of this session is to exchange ideas, experiences, and research results in the application of simulation techniques for the optimization of manufacturing processes. This session covers: CAD; CAM; CIM Integrating simulation and design; Modelling of manufacturing process; Manufacturing process optimisation; Process design; Design for manufacturing; Process control Simulation of manufacturing operations; Manufacturing systems; Material handling and transportation; Automotive simulation; Virtual reality.