Product Manufacturing and Cost Estimating using CAD/CAE

The Computer Aided Engineering Design Series


  • Kuang-Hua Chang, Williams Presidential Professor in the School of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering (AME), University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA

This is the second part of a four part series that covers discussion of computer design tools throughout the design process. Through this book, the reader will...

  • ...understand basic design principles and all digital design paradigms.
  • ...understand CAD/CAE/CAM tools available for various design related tasks.
  • ...understand how to put an integrated system together to conduct All Digital Design (ADD).
  • ...understand industrial practices in employing ADD and tools for product development.

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Mechanical, Aerospace, and Industrial Engineers studying design. Engineers interested in learning computer design tools such as ProEngineer and SolidWorks in the context of the design process. Senior and first-year graduate engineering students in Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, and Materials Engineering.


Book information

  • Published: July 2013
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-401745-0

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to e-Design

Chapter 2 Virtual Manufacturing
Chapter 3 Tool Path Generation
Chapter 4 Sheet Metal Forming Simulation

Chapter 5 Rapid Prototyping
Chapter 6 Product Cost Estimating

Tutorial projects S4: CNC Machining Simulations with CAMWorks

Tutorial projects P4: CNC Machining Simulations with Pro/Mfg

Project M4: Machining Simulation Using Mastercam