Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

Production and Manufacturing Systems


Iowa State Course Substitution

Manufacturing Engineering

M E 324

Course Info

International Credits: 3.0
Converted Credits: 2.0
Semester: spring
Country: Spain
Language: English
Course Description:
Chapter 1: Introduction. Unit 1: Manufacturing and production systems, general concepts. Unit 2: Classification of manufacturing processes: casting: solidification, plastic deformation, machining, joining processes. Unit 3: Organizational Company chart. Associated documents. Chapter 2: manufacturing time and costs. Unit4: Production time: productive and unproductive time Unit 5: Direct and indirect production costs. Manufacturing cost estimates. Chapter 3: Measurement systems and quality control of production processes. Unit 6: measurement technics and systems for quality control Unit 7: production tolerances. Verification tolerances. Unit 8: quality control of production processes. Chapter 4: Design for manufacturing. Unit 9: concurrent engineering. Unit 10: production processes limitation. Chapter 5: environmental aspects in production processes. Unit 11: environmental aspects in production processes. Dangereus waste, Minimization of waste. Chapter 6: definition of manufacturing processes. Unit 12: Aspects to consider for production processes definition: geometry, material, tolerances, production batches. Chapter 7: Automated production systems. Unit 13: Automated rigid production systems: transfer. Unit 14: Automated flexible production systems: CNC machines, Robots, flexible cells. Unit 15: CAD-CAM-CAE systems. Integrated production systems. CIM.


Evaluation Date:
February 1, 2017
Abhijit Chandra