COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Manufacturing Processes
Course Code: 
15AES372
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Coimbatore

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

Unit 1

Introduction to casting, rolling, forging, extrusion, drawing and sheet metal workingtypes of defects and remedies.

Unit 2

Introduction to welding and their types, Welding defects: causes and remedies. Rivet and it types. Definition and concept – production of metal powders - characteristics of metal powders - compaction - sintering – design consideration - process capability - applications.

Unit 3

Abrasive jet machining, ultrasonic machining, Electro-discharge machining, electrochemical machining and laser beam machining. Surface modification processes - diffusion coating – electroplating – anodizing - conversion coating - hot dipping - ceramic and diamond coating.
Rapid Prototyping & Its types, CNC and Types of CNC’s.

  • F. C. Campbell, “Manufacturing Technology for Aerospace Structural materials”, Elsevier Science Ltd; 1 edition (15 August 2006)
  • Serope Kalpakjian and Steven R. Schmid, ‘Manufacturing Engineering and Technology’, Pearson Education Asia, 2000 (fourth ed.) (Indian Reprint 2000).
  • P. K. Mishra, ‘Nonconventional Machining process’, Narosa Publishing House, 2006.
  • A. Azad, ‘Fundamentals of Computer Aided Manufacturing’, Jaico Publishing House, 2006