COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Advanced Manufacturing Processes
Course Code: 
15MEC262
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Type: 
Elective
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Advanced Manufacturing Processes' is a course offered in the B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Non-traditional manufacturing processes - chemical machining – electro chemical machining - ultrasonic machining - physical setup, metal removal rate, process parameters, process capabilities, and applications.

Non-traditional manufacturing processes - electrical discharge machining - wire EDM - abrasive flow machining - physical setup, metal removal rate, process parameters, process capabilities, and applications

Unit 2

High-speed machining: high performance machining of components. Application of HSM, improved material removal rate, surface finish and integrity, accuracy, economic considerations.

Unit 3

Modern grinding technologies, high speed and high performance grinding. Hard machining using single point tools.

Laser applications in manufacture: Cutting, welding, surface treatment, automation and in-process sensing.

  • Serope Kalpakjian and Steven R. Schmid - 'Manufacturing Engineering and Technology’ - Prentice Hall – 2013 - 7th Edition
  • Benedict G. F. - ‘Non-Traditional Manufacturing Processes’ - Marcell Dekker Inc., NY - 1987
  • Krar S. F. and Gill A. - ‘Exploring Advanced Manufacturing Technologies’ -Industrial Press - 2003