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Title Offshore mechatronics systems engineering / editor, Hamid Reza Karimi
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, [2018]
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Contents Chapter 1 Maintenance Logistics of Offshore Wind Farms: Influence of Sea Waves on Maintenance Logistics Processes / Thies Beinke -- chapter 2 Providing Standardized Processes for Information and Material Flows of Offshore Wind Energy Logistics / Thies Beinke -- chapter 3 Estimation-Based Ocean Flow Field Reconstruction Using Profiling Floats / Huazhen Fang, Raymond A. de Callafon and Jorge CorteĊ› -- chapter 4 Modern and Traditional Applications of Rheological Fluids in Mechatronic and Robotic Systems / Sylvester Sedem Djokoto -- chapter 5 Parameter Identification and Damage Detection of Offshore Structural Systems / Jian Zhang -- chapter 6 Wave Energy Converter Arrays for Electricity Generation with Time Domain Analysis / Fuat Kara -- chapter 7 Variable Structure Control via Coupled Surfaces for Control Effort Reduction in Remotely Operated Vehicles -- chapter 8 Marine Brushless A.C. Generators / Zenghua Sun -- chapter 9 Marine Main Switchboards / Guichen Zhang -- chapter 10 Generator Automatic Control System / Guichen Zhang
Summary The book gives a systematical and almost self-contained description of the many facets of envisaging, designing, implementing or experimentally exploring offshore mechatronics and systems along the adequate designs of integrated modeling, safety, control and supervision infrastructure. Chapters cover general application model-based systems engineering, wind energy, control systems, mechanics, health monitoring, safety critical human-machine systems, logistics and offshore industrial complexes such as oil and gas operations, robotics, large space structures and autonomous underwater vehicles, and some other advanced technologies. The core feature of this book is that of establishing synergies of modeling, control, computing and mechanics in order to achieve not only robust plant system operation but also properties such as safety, cost, integrity and survivability while retaining desired performance quality. The book provides innovative insights into applications aspects and theoretical understanding of complex offshore mechatronics systems that has emerged in recent years, either via physical implementations or via extensive computer simulations in addition to sound innovated theoretical developments. It will serve as a reference for graduate and postgraduate students and for researchers in all engineering disciplines, including mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and applied mathematics to explore the state-of-theart techniques for solving problems of integrated modeling, control and supervision of complex offshore plants with collective safety and robustness. Thus it shall be useful as a guidance for system engineering practitioners and system theoretic researchers alike.With the rapid improvements in offshore technologies in various fields such as oil and gas industry, wind energy, robotics and logistics, many researchers in academia and industry have focused on technology-based challenges raised in offshore environment. This book introduces novel theoretical or practical techniques for offshore mechatronics systems
Notes "A science publishers book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Mechatronics.
Offshore structures -- Automatic control
Remote submersibles.
Remote submersibles.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Karimi, Hamid Reza, editor.
ISBN 1351733915