ME 703 MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY III (3-1-0) 4
Processing of advanced materials; Generative Manufacturing Processes: rapid prototyping, general features and classifications, CAD and GMP software, creation of layers, building of metallic objects, considerations for adopting RP technology.
Definition and classification of automation; High-volume production systems- transfer mechanisms, transfer lines; NC production systems- features of DNC, CNC and adaptive control; Robotics- anatomy, control system, programming and applications.
FMS: work stations, material handling, computer control, planning; group technology; AGV system; Automated Inspection and Testing – principle and methods, sensor technologies, machine vision.
CIM: CAD, CAM, CAPP and their integration.
Assembly systems and line balancing; Production economics.
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