Information Assistance for Smart Assembly Stations

Mario Aehnelt, Sebastian Bader


Information assistance helps in many application domains to structure, guide and control human work processes. However, it lacks a formalisation and automated processing of background knowledge which vice versa is required to provide ad-hoc assistance. In this paper, we describe our conceptual and technical work to include contextual background knowledge in raising awareness, guiding, and monitoring the assembly worker. We present cognitive architectures as missing link between highly sophisticated manufacturing data systems and implicitly available contextual knowledge on work procedures and concepts of the work domain. Our work is illustrated with examples in SWI-Prolog and the Soar cognitive architecture.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Aehnelt M. and Bader S. (2015). Information Assistance for Smart Assembly Stations . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART, ISBN 978-989-758-074-1, pages 143-150. DOI: 10.5220/0005216501430150

in Bibtex Style

author={Mario Aehnelt and Sebastian Bader},
title={Information Assistance for Smart Assembly Stations},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence - Volume 2: ICAART,
TI - Information Assistance for Smart Assembly Stations
SN - 978-989-758-074-1
AU - Aehnelt M.
AU - Bader S.
PY - 2015
SP - 143
EP - 150
DO - 10.5220/0005216501430150