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G. R. Kanagachidambaresan, B. NSensors and Protocols for Industry 4.0Maker Innovations Serieshttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-9007-1_6

6. Digital Twins for Industry 4.0

G. R. Kanagachidambaresan1   and Bharathi N.1
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

A digital twin is a computer-generated representation of a physical object, equipment, or service. It can be an automated replica of a real-world object, such as a wind farm, a jet engine, or a larger entity such as an entire city or structure. The digital twin technology can be used to duplicate processes to collect data to forecast future performance. In this chapter, we will cover two concepts of smart industry ...

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