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Manufacturing systems 311


 
Module code MVS 311
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Basic knowledge of conventional manufacturing processes like casting, forming, machining and joining.  Modern manufacturing of plastic products, powder metallurgy, micro-electronic manufacturing and non-traditional machining.  Quality control by work-holding devices, measurement, inspection and testing and determination of process capability.  Manufacturing automation, rapid prototyping and free form fabrication.  Manufacturing systems design concepts like Jobshop, Flowshop, Leanshop with linked cells, Projectshop and continuous processing.

Module credits 16.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 1 practical per week, 3 tutorials per week
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Mechanical and Aeronautical En
Period of presentation Semester 1

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