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Research Output 2008 2020

2019

Design and development of a ceiling-mounted workshop measurement positioning system for large-scale metrology

Lin, J., Chen, J., Yang, L., Ren, Y., Wang, Z., Keogh, P. & Zhu, J., 9 Aug 2019, In : Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 124, 16 p., 105814.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Experimental Evaluation of Leica T-Mac Angular Accuracy

Wang, Z., 23 Jul 2018, In : The Journal of the CMSC. 13, 2, p. 28-32 5 p., 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Active vibration control for robotic machining

Wang, Z. & Keogh, P., 2017, Advanced Manufacturing: Volume 2. U. S. A.: American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. V002T02A079 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Vibration control
Machining
Robotics
Vibrations (mechanical)
Robots
boring machines
tunnels
Tunnels
monocular vision
optics
2016
4 Citations (Scopus)
93 Downloads (Pure)

Real-time laser tracker compensation of a 3-axis positioning system—dynamic accuracy characterization

Wang, Z. & Maropoulos, P. G., May 2016, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 84, 5, p. 1413-1420 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Dynamical systems
Lasers
Machine tools
Calibration
Robots
1 Citation (Scopus)
49 Downloads (Pure)

Uncertainty of measurement for large product verification: evaluation of large aero gas turbine engine datums

Muelaner, J., Wang, Z., Keogh, P., Brownell, J. & Fisher, D., 22 Sep 2016, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 27, 11, 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
gas turbine engines
datum (elevation)
Gas Turbine
Gas turbines
Engine
2014

Laser tracker position optimization

Wang, Z., Forbes, A. & Maropoulos, P., 2014, In : The Journal of the CMSC. 9, 1, p. 8-12 5 p., 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lasers
Distance measurement
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Computer aided design
Genetic algorithms
37 Downloads (Pure)

Laser tracker position optimization

Wang, Z., Forbes, A. & Maropoulos, P. G., 27 Mar 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Lasers
Distance measurement
Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Computer aided design
Genetic algorithms
38 Downloads (Pure)

The Light Controlled Factory

Maropoulos, P., Keogh, P., Knight, J., Wadsworth, W., Huntley, J., Robson, S., Muelaner, J., Ross-Pinnock, D., Wang, Z., Francis, A., Dantanarayana, H., MacDonald, L., Boehm, J. & Kyle, S., 23 Sep 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

File
2013
36 Citations (Scopus)

Real-time error compensation of a three-axis machine tool using a laser tracker

Wang, Z. & Maropolous, P. G., 2013, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 69, 1-4, p. 919-933 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Error compensation
Machine tools
Lasers
Costs
Structural integrity
2012
18 Citations (Scopus)
69 Downloads (Pure)

Verification of the indoor GPS system, by comparison with calibrated coordinates and by angular reference

Muelaner, J. E., Wang, Z., Martin, O., Jamshidi, J. & Maropoulos, P. G., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing. 23, 6, p. 2323-2331 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Global positioning system
Lasers
Transceivers
Interferometers
Uncertainty
2011
11 Citations (Scopus)

Concepts for and analysis of a high accuracy and high capacity (HAHC) aerospace robot

Muelaner, J. E., Wang, Z. & Maropoulos, P. G., Aug 2011, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture. 255, 8, p. 1393-1399 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Robots
Volume measurement
Automation
Inspection
Lasers
62 Citations (Scopus)
66 Downloads (Pure)

Experimental comparison of dynamic tracking performance of iGPS and laser tracker

Wang, Z., Mastrogiacomo, L., Franceschini, F. & Maropoulos, P. G., 1 Sep 2011, In : International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology. 56, 1-4, p. 205-213 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Lasers
Industrial robots
Robots
Aerospace industry
Global positioning system
12 Citations (Scopus)
67 Downloads (Pure)

High accuracy mobile robot positioning using external large volume metrology instruments

Wang, Z., Liang, M. & Maropoulos, P. G., May 2011, In : International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing. 24, 5, p. 484-492 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Mobile robots
Navigation
Global positioning system
Robots
Lasers
31 Downloads (Pure)

Metrology enhanced tooling for aerospace (META): A live fixturing Wing Box assembly case study

Martin, O. C., Muelaner, J. E., Wang, Z., Kayani, A., Tomlinson, D., Maropoulos, P. G. & Helgasson, P., Sep 2011, p. 83-92. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Automation
Steel
2010
54 Downloads (Pure)

Concepts for and Analysis of a High accuracy and High Capacity (HAHC) Aerospace Robot

Muelaner, J. E., Wang, Z. & Maropoulos, P. G., Apr 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Robots
Volume measurement
Automation
Inspection
Lasers
3 Citations (Scopus)

High accuracy mobile robot positioning using an external large volume metrology instrument

Wang, Z., Liang, M. & Maropoulos, P. G., 2010, Proceedings of the 6th CIRP-Sponsored International Conference on Digital Enterprise Technology. Huang, G. Q., Mak, K. L. & Maropoulos, P. G. (eds.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, Vol. 66. p. 621-630 10 p. (Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mobile robots
Navigation
Lasers
Analog to digital conversion
Wind turbines

iGPS capability study

Hughes, E. B., Forbes, A. B., Sun, W., Maropoulos, P. G., Muelaner, J. E., Jamshidi, J. & Wang, Z., Feb 2010, Teddington: National Physical Laboratory.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

European Airbus
reference systems
metrology
lasers
baths
2009
2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental testing of the dynamic tracking performance of iGPS and laser tracker

Wang, Z., Maropoulos, P., Mastrogiacomo, L. & Franceschini, F., 2009, Laser Metrology and Machine Performance IX. Bedford, UK: EUSPEN, p. 305-316 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

42 Citations (Scopus)
76 Downloads (Pure)

Study of the uncertainty of angle measurement for a rotary-laser automatic theodolite (R-LAT)

Muelaner, J. E., Wang, Z., Jamshidi, J., Maropoulos, P. G., Mileham, A. R., Hughes, E. B. & Forbes, A. B., 1 Mar 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture. 223, 3, p. 217-229 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Angle measurement
Lasers
Uncertainty
Global positioning system
Physics
76 Downloads (Pure)

Verification of the indoor GPS system by comparison with points calibrated using a network of laser tracker measurements

Muelaner, J. E., Wang, Z., Martin, O., Jamshidi, J. & Maropoulos, P. G., 15 Dec 2009, Proceedings of the 6th CIRP-Sponsored International Conference on Digital Enterprise Technology. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, Vol. 66. p. 607-619 13 p. (Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Global positioning system
Lasers
Interferometers
Uncertainty
2008

Experimental Deployment of the Indoor GPS Large Volume Metrology System in a Large Scale Production Facility

Wang, Z., Maropoulos, P., Jamshidi, J., Owen, G. & Mileham, A., Oct 2008, p. 827-8325. 7499 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper