INTEGRATED DESIGN OF PRODUCT, PROCESS AND PRODUCTION SYSTEM

Second cycle degree in MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Campus: ROVIGO

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: PAOLO FRANCESCO BARIANI

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Fundamentals of polymeric materials, manufacturing processes, integrated CAD/CAE systems, design for manufacturing.
Examination methods: Written examination and final colloquium.
The written test (60% of final mark) includes 6 open questions.
The colloquium (40% of final mark) consist in the discussion of the final project on the design of an injection molded part through numerical simulation
Course unit contents: Introduction. The injection molding process. Design for injection molding and cost estimation. Mold design. In-line monitoring of the injection molding process. Quality management and statistical process control (SPC). Control charts and process capabilities. Design of experiments and process optimization. Numerical injection molding process simulation (Autodesk Moldflow).