TY - CHAP A1 - Pengzhong Li ED1 - Pengzhong Li Y1 - 2019-04-17 PY - 2019 T1 - Introductory Chapter: New Trends in Industrial Automation N2 - New technological developments expand the technical connotation of industrial automation with control objects and control objectives also greatly expanded, thus promoting development direction of industrial automation technology to intellectualization. This book is a collection of articles on novel approaches to current problems in industrial automation and encompasses multidisciplinary areas such as distributed system architecture, application of non-destructive distributed sensor system, joint simulation technology, and a summary of intelligent transition. New Trends in Industrial Automation provides useful reference material for technical workers in the field of industrial automation, including undergraduate and postgraduate students, academicians, researchers, and practicing engineers. BT - New Trends in Industrial Automation SP - Ch. 1 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.84772 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.84772 SN - 978-1-78985-952-2 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-03-02 ER -