Modern Materials and Manufacturing Processes / Edition 3

Modern Materials and Manufacturing Processes / Edition 3

by R. Gregg Bruce, William K. Dalton, John E. Neely, Richard R. Kibbe
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0130946982

ISBN-13: 9780130946980

Pub. Date: 03/14/2003

Publisher: Pearson

This book introduces the current state-of-the-art technology in materials and manufacturing processes with an emphasis on the rapidly growing technologies in the plastics and aerospace industries. It takes a unique approach by presenting specific materials and manufacturing processes, then progresses into a discussion of the ways in which these materials

Overview

This book introduces the current state-of-the-art technology in materials and manufacturing processes with an emphasis on the rapidly growing technologies in the plastics and aerospace industries. It takes a unique approach by presenting specific materials and manufacturing processes, then progresses into a discussion of the ways in which these materials and processes are integrated into today's functioning manufacturing industry. KEY TOPICS A four-part organization presents materials and their applications; covers specific manufacturing processes; emphasizes tolerances, measurement, and calibration; and discusses the design, tooling, and production aspects of manufacturing. For individuals preparing for an engineering technology career.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130946980
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/14/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
766,247
Product dimensions:
8.26(w) x 10.70(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to Materials and Manufacturing.

I. MATERIALS OF MANUFACTURE.

1. The Atomic Structures of Materials.

2. Properties of Metals.

3. Changing the Properties of Metals.

4. Mining and Extraction of Metals.

5. Extraction and Refinement of Common Nonmetallic Metals.

6. Selection and Application of Materials.

II. SURVEY OF MANUFACTURING PROCESSES.

7. Design Specifications and the Capability of the Manufacturing Process.

8. Processing of Metals: Casting.

9. Processing of Metals: Hot Working.

10. Processing of Metals: Cold Working.

11. Powder Metallurgy.

12. Principles of Machining Processes.

13. Machine Tool Operations.

14. Non-Traditional Manufacturing Processes.

15. Joining Processes.

16. Processing of Plastics and Composites.

17. Processing Other Industrial Materials.

18. Corrosion and Protection of Materials.

III. MEASUREMENT AND QUALITY ASSURANCE.

19. Quality Assurance and Control.

20. Inspection and Measurement.

IV. MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS.

21. Product and Process Design.

22. Automation in Manufacturing.

Glossary.

Index.

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