Credits: 3

Semesters Offered

Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Fall 2019

Topics Covered

  • Tensile test; True stress-true strain
  • Strain-rate; stress state; work of deformation
  • Review of material behavior
  • Forging
  • Rolling
  • Extrusion
  • Sheet metal forming
  • Deep drawing
  • Cost of manufacturing
  • Heat treatment
  • Cost analysis lab
  • Metal cutting fundamentals
  • Cutting tools & materials; machinability
  • Machining process & machine tools
  • Machining exercise
  • Solidification of metals
  • Melting & casting processes
  • Design of castings
  • Plastics structure and processing
  • Plastic extrusion; injection molding
  • Composite processing; rapid prototyping
  • Design with plastics
  • Powder metals processing
  • Ceramics processing
  • Fusion welding
  • Other welding processes. welding design
  • Automation of manufacturing

 

Learning Outcomes

  • an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
  • an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  • an ability to communicate effectively
  • a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • a knowledge of contemporary issues
  • an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

Additional Course Information

Instructor 

Yeung, Dr. Ho

Textbook 

M.P. Groover, Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing, 6th edition. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. ISBN: 978-1119128694.

Class/Laboratory Schedule 

  • Two 75 min lecture sessions per week
Last Updated By 
Dr. Ho Yeung, September 2017