Table of Contents

Mechatronics is the synergistic combination of precision mechanical engineering, electronic control and systems thinking in the design of products and manufacturing processes. It relates to the design of systems, devices and products aimed at achieving an optimal balance between basic mechanical structure and its overall control. The peer reviewed papers are grouped as follows: Chapter 1: Engineering Design of Machines and Equipment for Manufacturing; Chapter 2: Materials and Processing Technologies; Chapter 3: Robotics and its Motor System; Chapter 4: Sensors, Measurement, Monitoring and Dete.