A Neuro-Fuzzy System for Tool Condition Monitoring in Metal Cutting

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Omez S. Mesina, Reza Langari

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-3123

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 123(2), 312-318 (Apr 01, 2000) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1363599 History: Received April 01, 1997; Revised April 01, 2000
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Fuzzy set definition for force (before tuning) shown in relation to the occurrence of force values in the data
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Fuzzy set definitions (a) before tuning (b) after tuning
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Architecture of the neuro-fuzzy system. (Note: Cutting Parameter Index or C.P.I., reflects the intensity of the machining process and is described in Section 4.)
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A 4-5-1 Neural Network to predict tool condition
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Adapting the fuzzy sets




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