Fundamentals of Design & Manufacturing / Principles of Precision Engineering (MC 701A / DP 703)

Course Name: 

Fundamentals of Design & Manufacturing / Principles of Precision Engineering (MC 701A / DP 703)


M.Tech (Construction Technology and Management)




Open Electives (OE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


MA 701A Design & Manufacturing
Design Process, Mechanical Properties of Engineering Materials, Structure, Properties Relationship, MaterialsSelection in Mechanical Design, Selection of Materials, Shape, Processes; Design for Manufacture, Design forEnvironment, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Principles of Mechanisms, Machine Dynamics, Primary &Secondary ,Manufacturing Processes, Casting, Metal Forming, Machining Processes, Press Working, Principles ofMachine Tools, Automated Manufacturing
DP 703 Principles Of Precision Engineering
Introduction to Precision Engineering: Need for having a High Precision, Four Classes of Achievable Machining Accuracy, Precision Machining, High-precision, Ultra-precision Processes and Nanotechnology. ToolMaterials for Precision Machining: Coated and Laminated Carbides, Ceramics, Diamonds, Cubic Boron Nitride.Mechanics of Materials Cutting: Turning Operation and Tool Signature & Mechanics. Ultra-Precision MachineElements: Guide- ways, Drive Systems, Friction Drive, Linear Motor Drive, Spindle Drive. Hydrodynamic andHydrostatic Bearings: Principle of Rolling Element Bearings, Design & Selection, Bearing Life, Constructionof Lubricated Sliding Bearings, Principle of Hydrodynamic Bearings, Hydrodynamic Thrust Bearings. Design ofHydrostatic Bearings, Hybrid Fluid Bearings Gas Lubricated Bearings: Aerostatic Bearings, Operation of AerostaticBearing Systems, Aerostatic Spindles, Hybrid Gas Bearings. Micro-electro-Mechanical Systems: Characteristicsand Principles, Materials and Design, application of ME and Construction of Clean Rooms.


DP 703 Principles Of Precision Engineering 1. V.C.Venktesh, Precision Engineering, Tata Mc.Graw Hill, New Delhi 2007 2. Kalpakjian S., Manufacturing Engineering and Technology. 3rd Ed. Addision-Wesley Publishing Co.,New York,2001. 3. Nakzavawa H, Principles of Precision Engineering, Oxford University Press, 1994.

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Department of Civil Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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