ME 364 Manufacturing Technology
principles of major manufacturing processes:
casting, bulk deformation, sheet metalworking,
powder metallurgy. Processing of polymers,
ceramics, glass, rubber and composites. Metal
cutting: cutting conditions, forces, temperatures,
tool life, surface finish, coolants. Cutting tool
materials. Principles, tools and process
capabilities of basic machining operations:
turning, milling, drilling, planning, shaping,
boring, broaching. Gear manufacturing. Abrasive
operations: grinding, finishing operations.
Non-traditional processes. Basics of joining and
assembling. Fusion and solid-state welding.
Essentials of computer numerical control.