High-Speed Machining - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128150207

High-Speed Machining

1st Edition

Editors: Kapil Gupta J. Paulo Davim
Paperback ISBN: 9780128150207
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st January 2020
Page Count: 350
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High-Speed Machining covers every aspect of this important subject, from the basic mechanisms of the technology, right through to possible avenues for future research. This book will help readers choose the best method for their particular task, how to set up their equipment to reduce chatter and wear, and how to use simulation tools to model high-speed machining processes. The different applications of each technology are discussed throughout, as are the latest findings by leading researchers in this field.

For any researcher looking to understand this topic, any manufacturer looking to improve performance, or any manager looking to upgrade their plant, this is the most comprehensive and authoritative guide available.

Key Features

  • Summarizes important R&D from around the world, focusing on emerging topics like intelligent machining
  • Explains the latest best practice for the optimization of high-speed machining processes for greater energy efficiency and machining precision
  • Provides practical advice on the testing and monitoring of HSM machines, drawing on practices from leading companies


Researchers and PhD students interested in high-speed machining, with mechanical engineering or materials science backgrounds. Industry professionals working with high-speed machining

Table of Contents

  1. Mechanism and Technology of High-Speed Machining
    2. Advances in Orthogonal Machining
    3. Machining of Difficult-to-Cut Materials
    4. Recent Developments in High-Speed Machine Tools and Cutting Tools
    5. Cutting Tool Materials, Tool Geometries and Performance
    6. Dynamics and Stability of Machining and Process Optimization
    7. Intelligent Machine Tools in the Next Generation
    8. CAD/CAM/CAE Technologies in Modeling and Simulation of Processes in High-Speed Machining
    9. Thermal characteristics analysis through FEM
    10. Finite element simulation of HSM processes
    11. Simulation of tool wear
    12. Testing Monitoring and Measuring in Machining Processes
    13. Machinability evaluation
    14. Measurement of tool wear, forces, energy and resource consumption
    15. Vibration monitoring
    16. Intelligent machining
    17. Sustainable Machining
    18. High-Performance Cutting


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About the Editor

Kapil Gupta

Kapil Gupta is working as Associate Professor in the Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Technology at University of Johannesburg. He obtained Ph.D. in mechanical engineering with specialization in Advanced Manufacturing from Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India. Advanced machining processes, sustainable manufacturing, green machining, precision engineering and gear technology are the areas of his interest. He has authored several International Journal and Conference articles. He has also authored and edited international books on hybrid machining, advanced gear manufacturing, micro and precision manufacturing, and sustainable manufacturing. He is also serving editorial and advisory boards of international journals and conferences. He is a rated Researcher in South Africa. Currently, he is supervising many Masters and Doctorate students and hosting Postdoctoral Fellows who are conducting research in advanced and sustainable manufacturing. Sustainability and Fourth Industrial Revolutions are the major topics he is busy working on at present.

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor in the Dept. of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Technology at University of Johannesburg.

J. Paulo Davim

J. Paulo Davim is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has more than 30 years of teaching and research experience in Manufacturing, Materials and Mechanical Engineering with special emphasis in Machining & Tribology. He has also interest in Management & Industrial Engineering and Higher Education for Sustainability & Engineering Education. He has received several scientific awards, has worked as evaluator of projects for international research agencies as well as examiner of Ph.D. thesis for many universities. He is the Editor in Chief of several international journals, Guest Editor of journals, books Editor, book Series Editor and Scientific Advisory for many international journals and conferences. Presently, he is an Editorial Board member of 30 international journals and acts as reviewer for more than 80 prestigious Web of Science journals. In addition, he has also published as editor of more than 100 books and as author of more than 10 books, 60 book chapters and 400 articles in journals and conferences.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Portugal

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