Taking a step forward: Operator Oriented Solutions for the Future of the Assembly Industry
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
This study targets assembly industry, which deals with varying businesses that require any product assembly. It reflects on the challenges of the current production lines at assembly industry regarding the trends of both the consumer and the industrial developments on technology investigated which aspects can be improved or re-designed under the given delimitations. Moreover further consideration is done on human operators’ role in the assembly line and their future role in correlation with their current challenges and expectations. Results and further analysis are done from the drift of the R&D on future assembly environment by considering interconnected software-hardware-human sides of the interaction, the change in the balance of products and also to point out new areas of research to Marketing and R&D Departments.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 30 p.
Abstracts of Uppsala dissertations from the Faculty of Social Sciences, ISSN 0346-6426Abstracts of Uppsala dissertations in social sciences, ISSN 0587-2332
Assembly Industry, Interaction Design, Augmented Assembly, Operator Oriented, Human Machine Interaction
Human Aspects of ICT
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-199828OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-199828DiVA: diva2:621610
Subject / course
Master Programme in Social Sciences
2012-12-13, Kyrkogårdsgatan 10, 753 13, Uppsala, 10:23 (English)
Nygren, Else, Docent.
Tetard, Franck, Dr.