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Course unit
MANUFACTURING PROCESSES AND SYSTEMS (Ult. numero di matricola dispari)
INL1001981, A.A. 2019/20

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Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
IN0506, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2019/20
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Degree course track FORMATIVO [001PD]
Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination MANUFACTURING PROCESSES AND SYSTEMS
Department of reference Department of Industrial Engineering
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

No lecturer assigned to this course unit

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses ING-IND/16 Production Technologies and Systems 9.0

Course unit organization
Period Second semester
Year 3rd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Lecture 9.0 72 153.0 No turn

Start of activities 02/03/2020
End of activities 12/06/2020
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2011 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
9 A.A. 2018/19 01/10/2018 30/11/2019 BRUSCHI STEFANIA (Presidente)
GHIOTTI ANDREA (Membro Effettivo)
SAVIO ENRICO (Supplente)

Prerequisites: Knowledge about the behaviour of metallic materials when subjected to plastic deformation.
Target skills and knowledge: The aim of the course is to give the basic knowledge of manufacturing processes, with particular regard to bulk and sheet forming processes and machining operations.
For each process, different aspects related to its mechanics, the suitable process parameters, the process and equipment characteristics, the obtainable products and related materials will be given. Besides the theoretical aspects, some examples will be given with the aim of solving practical manufacturing problems.
Assessment criteria: The student must demonstrate the ability in solving process design problems, such as the evaluation of the maximum force to choose the most suitable machine to carry out the investigated process. The student must also demonstrate the knowledge of the main process characteristics, fields of application, advantages and disadvantages compared to alternative processes.
Course unit contents: - Recalls on metallic material behaviour under plastic deformation conditions
- Recalls on tribology
- Bulk forming processes: rolling, forging, extrusion and drawing
- Sheet forming processes: blanking/shearing, bending, deep drawing, forming limit diagrams
- Machining processes: orthogonal cutting, turning, milling.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Theory lectures, design problems, seminars.
Additional notes about suggested reading: Textbook, slides of the lectures available for the students.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Kalpakjian, Serope; Schmid, Steven R.;, Tecnologia meccanica. Milano: Pearson, 2014. Cerca nel catalogo

Innovative teaching methods: Teaching and learning strategies
  • Lecturing
  • Case study
  • Use of online videos
  • Loading of files and pages (web pages, Moodle, ...)

Innovative teaching methods: Software or applications used
  • Moodle (files, quizzes, workshops, ...)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Quality Education Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure Responsible Consumption and Production