University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


Vm 482: Machining Processes

Course description: Introduction to machining operations. Cutting tools and tool wear mechanisms. Cutting forces and mechanics of machining. Machining process simulation. Surface generation. Temperatures of the tool and workpiece. Machining dynamics. Non-traditional machining. Two hours of lecture and one laboratory session.
Degree program: Mechanical Engineering
Credit hours: 3 credits
Pre-/Co-requisites: VM382