Series: Woodhead Publishing Reviews: Mechanical Engineering Series

Book Series: Modern Manufacturing Processes

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Volume . Modern Manufacturing Processes

Published: 23rd May 2020 Editors: Kaushik Kumar J. Paulo Davim

Modern Manufacturing Processes draws on the latest international research on traditional and non-traditional practices, to provide valuable advice on the digitization and automation of the manufacturing industry. In addition to providing technical details for the correct implementation of the latest tools and practices, the impacts on productivity and design quality are also examined.

The thorough classification of manufacturing processes will help readers to decide which technology is most effective for their requirements, and comparisons between modern and traditional methods will clarify the case for upgrading. This comprehensive assessment of technologies will include additive manufacturing, and industry 4.0, as well as hybrid methods where exceptional results have been gained through the use of traditional technology.

This collection of work by academics at the cutting edge of manufacturing research will help readers from a range of backgrounds to understand and apply these new technologies.

Additional volumes


Computational Methods and Production Engineering

Published: 30th May 2017 Editor: J Paulo Davim

Microfabrication and Precision Engineering

Published: 18th November 2016 Editor: J Paulo Davim

Materials Forming and Machining

Published: 16th October 2015 Editor: J Paulo Davim

Machining and Machine-tools

Published: 10th May 2013 Editor: J Paulo Davim

The Design and Manufacture of Medical Devices

Published: 16th October 2012 Editor: J Paulo Davim

Materials and Surface Engineering

Published: 17th February 2012 Editor: J Paulo Davim

Mechatronics and Manufacturing Engineering

Published: 10th January 2012 Editor: J Paulo Davim