University Of Limerick

Product Design And Modelling

MF4756

Iowa State Course Substitution

M E Technical Elective

M E

Course Info
International Credits:
6.0
Converted Credits:
3.5
Semester:
Country:
Ireland
Language:
English
Course Description:
Problem definition and clarification - design briefs; New Product Development (NPD) Concurrent Engineering NPD vs Traditional NPD; The deliverables of processes of design; design processes and the role of parametric CAD; Modelling strategies from cognition to prototype; Creative Design Methods; Product Concepts Surface modelling and solid modelling techniques; design intent: planning parts for design flexibility; relations and equations; parametric dimensions; design and modelling for manufacture and assembly; assembly modelling; drawings; drawing documentation; BOMs; creating design tables using Excel for multiple part and assembly configurations; Library features: SolidWorks Toolbox of fasteners and components; importing and exporting files; CAD standards for data exchange; STL files and the FDM rapid prototyping system; linking with SolidCAM. FEA analysis and design validation; rendering and presentation techniques; product animation.

Review

Evaluation Date:
September 9, 2014
Evaluated:
Christian Schwartz
Comments: