Course Name: 

Industry 4.0 (IT428)


B.Tech (AI)


Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

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Introduction to smart manufacturing, Digitalisation and the Networked Economy; Drivers, Enablers, Compelling Forces and Challenges for Industry 4.0, Driving technologies - Internet of Things (IoT), Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Internet of Services, Numerical control (NC), NC programming, Robot programming and PLC, Process plan representation models (for automation), Cyberphysical Systems, Robotic Automation and Collaborative Robots, Cyber Security for smart Industry systems, Autonomous Decision Support Systems for Industry 4.0, Predictive Analytics, Trends of Industrial Big Data and Predictive Analytics for Smart Business Transformation, Case studies – Toyota, Autoliv, Tesla Production Systems, Mega Factories, Smart City case studies.


Industry 4.0: The Industrial Internet of Things, Alasdair Gilchrist, Apress Publishers 2017
Enterprise IoT: Strategies and Best Practices for Connected Products and Services - Dirk Slama, Frank Puhlmann , Jim Morrish , Rishi M. Bhatnagar, O-Reilly Media (2015)
Hands-On Industrial Internet of Things Paperback - Giacomo Veneri Antonio Capasso, Packt Books (2018)
Quick Start Guide to Industry 4.0: One-stop reference guide for Industry 4.0, Pabbathi (2018)


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