DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-11628-5_14
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Antonio Maffei, Mauro Onori, Pedro Neves, José Barata

Abstract: Current major roadmapping efforts have all clearly underlined that true industrial sustainability will require far higher levels of systems' autonomy and adaptability. In accordance with these recommendations, the Evolvable Production Systems (EPS) has aimed at developing such technological solutions and support mechanisms. Since its inception in 2002 as a next generation of production systems, the concept is being further developed and tested to emerge as a production system paradigm. Characteristically, Evol…

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