Design of Machine Tools

Design of Machine Tools Hours: 3 0 3

Types of machine tools, General requirement in the design of machine tools, Geometry and performance of cutting tools, Basic theories of metal cutting, Actuators and drive systems, Slide ways, Spindle and spindle bearings, Control and operating devices, Cooling systems, Work holding devices, Machine tool structures, Machine tool dynamics.

Pre-requisites: NoneCo-requisites: None

Hours: XYZ where X = Lecture, Y = Lab, Z = Credit
All hours are per week.
3 Lab hours constitute 1 credit hour
1 credit hour implies 1 lecture of 50mins per academic week. 16 weeks in total.
Pre-Requisite courses are courses required to be completed before this course may be taken
Co-Requisite courses are courses required to be taken along with this course