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Industry 4.0

 The expertise of the UPC includes cross-applications solutions in different sectors:


ADVANCED MANUFACTURING
TECHNOLOGIES



  • Techniques for controlling and
    monitoring process/product quality
  • Flexible manufacturing processes
  • Advanced decision-making tools for Zero
    Defects Manufacturing (ZDM).
  • Digital control with microprocessors and
    DSP
  • Human-machine collaboration
  • Computer vision
  • Assessment of environmental impact

 


COLLABORATIVE & AUTONOMOUS
ROBOTS



  • Human machine communication interfaces (dialog systems)
  • Advanced information models for knowledge generation and learning
  • Perception systems: vision to control and guide robots

 

THE INDUSTRIAL INTERNET OF
THINGS

  • Industrial communication
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Intelligent monitoring of industrial
    processes
  • Energy saving through smart monitoring
  • Sensor system and data extraction

 

 


AUGMENTED REALITY


  • Advanced 3D graphic interaction systems
  • Physically - based animation
  • Virtual reality, immersive interaction and
    geometric & volume modeling

 


CIBERSECURITY

  • Logical security. Audits, penetration
    tests for heterogeneous network
    and forensic analysis.
  • High availability infrastructure
  • Intrusion detection and intrusion
    response mechanisms

 


ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

  • Rapid prototyping
  • 3D Printing
  • Stereolithography (SLA)
  • Selective Laser Sintering (SLS)
  • Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)

 

DATA SCIENCE

  • Big data analytics
  • Data graphs
  • Advanced statistical analysis
  • Control panels and decision
    support systems

 

 

The UPC develops the technologies on industry 4.0 of the future. They present new challenges for which solutions must be developed related to the following areas:

  • SYNCRONIZED ENTERPRISE
  • ROBOTICS
  • LOGISTICS
  • INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION & COMMUNICATION
  • ENERGY EFFICENCY
  • WASTE OPTIMIZATION
  • DYNAMIC SUPPLY CHAIN NETWORKS
  • INNOVATIVE CONSUMER DELIVERY
  • INDUSTRIAL DESIGN