Integrating Advanced Computer-Aided Design, Manufacturing, and Numerical Control: Principles and Implementations, 1st Edition

  • Xun Xu
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  • ISBN-10: 1599047160
  • ISBN-13: 9781599047164
  • DDC: 670.285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 397 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released July 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Presents basic principles of product modeling and manufacturing and features contemporary industrial case studies. Provides the latest international standards, and their implementations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
About the Author.
1: Principles and Backgrounds.
2: Geometric Modelling and Computer–Aided Design.
3: CAD Data Exchange and CAD Standards.
4: Computer–Aided Process Planning and Manufacturing.
5: Feature Technology.
6: Feature Recognition.
7: Feature Interactions.
8: Integrated Feature Technology.
9: CNC Machine Tools.
10: Program CNCs.
11: Integration and Implementations.
12: Integration of CAD/CAPP/CAM/CNC.
13: Integration Based on STEP Standards.
14: Function Block–Enabled Integration.
15: Development of an Integrated, Adaptable CNC System.
16: Integrating CAD/CAPP/CAM/CNC with Inspections.
17: Internet–Based Integration.
18: From CAD/CAPP/CAM/CNC to PDM, PLM and Beyond.
19: Key Enabling Technologies.