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New PhD Course "Cloud-Based Cyber-Physical Systems in Manufacturing" in Nov 2019

Published Sep 23, 2019

The course "Cloud-Based Cyber-Physical Systems in Manufacturing" aims to provide knowledge about modern technologies in production systems. Different technologies are introduced from the production’s perspective with real-life examples and case studies.


Credits: 6 hec

Grading scale: Satisfactory/not satisfactory

Education cycle: Third-cycle

Examiner: Assistant Professor Xi Vincent Wang, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Eligibility: A Master’s degree in production engineering or equivalent Prerequisites The participants need to have basic knowledge and experience with Production Systems.

Course content:

  • Part 1: Literature Survey and Trends
  • Part 2: Cloud-Based Monitoring, Planning and Control in CPS
  • Part 3: Sustainable Robotic Assembly in CPS Settings
  • Part 4: CPS Systems Design and Lifecycle Analysis.

Course organisation: The course is organized around 4 meetings at the same locations in Sweden, each meeting lasting 1 days.

Examination: A successful completion of this course will be judged on 3 short essays, 2 individual and 1 group.

Literature: Wang L, Wang XV (2018) Cloud-Based Cyber-Physical Systems in Manufacturing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-67693-7

Additional literature will be the latest journal papers and also highly rated journals as a baseline.

If you have more questions, please feel free to contact:

Xi Vincent Wang
Xi Vincent Wang
Medlem i ledningsgruppen, forskning 08-790 90 24
KTH IIP/SPS Brinellvägen 68 114 28 Stockholm Sverige Room K235
Belongs to: Excellence in production research (XPRES)
Last changed: Sep 23, 2019