Modeling of Metal Forming and Machining Processes

Author: Prakash Mahadeo Dixit
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1848001894
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Written by authorities in the subject, this book provides a complete treatment of metal forming and machining by using the computational techniques FEM, fuzzy set theory and neural networks as modelling tools. The algorithms and solved examples included make this book of value to postgraduates, senior undergraduates, and lecturers and researchers in these fields. Research and development engineers and consultants for the manufacturing industry will also find it of use.

Modeling of Metal Forming and Machining Processes

Author: Prakash Mahadeo Dixit
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1848001894
Format: PDF, ePub
Download Now
Written by authorities in the subject, this book provides a complete treatment of metal forming and machining by using the computational techniques FEM, fuzzy set theory and neural networks as modelling tools. The algorithms and solved examples included make this book of value to postgraduates, senior undergraduates, and lecturers and researchers in these fields. Research and development engineers and consultants for the manufacturing industry will also find it of use.

Modeling of Metal Forming and Machining Processes

Author: Prakash Mahadeo Dixit
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9781849967495
Format: PDF
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Written by authorities in the subject, this book provides a complete treatment of metal forming and machining by using the computational techniques FEM, fuzzy set theory and neural networks as modelling tools. The algorithms and solved examples included make this book of value to postgraduates, senior undergraduates, and lecturers and researchers in these fields. Research and development engineers and consultants for the manufacturing industry will also find it of use.

Metal Forming

Author: Dixit, Uday S.
Publisher: Tata McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 1259058689
Format: PDF, Kindle
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˜This book covers fundamental aspects and recent technological developments in the area: from fundamentals of plasticity, friction in metal forming, and metal extrusion to forming process optimization, sheet metal forming, flange wrinkling in deep drawing, formability of tailor welded blanks, and much more.˜ One of the most important manufacturing processes, metal forming is essential˜ for engineers working in the manufacturing and related sectors.˜ This book covers fundamental aspects and recent technological developments in the area: from fundamentals of plasticity, friction in metal forming, and metal extrusion to forming process optimazion, sheet metal forming, flange wrinkling in deep drawing, formability of tailor welded blanks, and much more. Some of the highlights of this book: ?Cover fundamentals of advanced topics in bulk and sheet metal forming ?Chapters written by experts from the academia and the industry ?Chapters equipped with detailed references for further exploration ?Gradual progression from fundamental to advanced topics

Damage Mechanics in Metal Forming

Author: Khemais Saanouni
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118600878
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The aim of this book is to summarize the current most effective methods for modeling, simulating, and optimizing metal forming processes, and to present the main features of new, innovative methods currently being developed which will no doubt be the industrial tools of tomorrow. It discusses damage (or defect) prediction in virtual metal forming, using advanced multiphysical and multiscale fully coupled constitutive equations. Theoretical formulation, numerical aspects as well as application to various sheet and bulk metal forming are presented in detail. Virtual metal forming is nowadays inescapable when looking to optimize numerically various metal forming processes in order to design advanced mechanical components. To do this, highly predictive constitutive equations accounting for the full coupling between various physical phenomena at various scales under large deformation including the ductile damage occurrence are required. In addition, fully 3D adaptive numerical methods related to time and space discretization are required in order to solve accurately the associated initial and boundary value problems. This book focuses on these two main and complementary aspects with application to a wide range of metal forming and machining processes. Contents 1. Elements of Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics. 2. Thermomechanically-Consistent Modeling of the Metals Behavior with Ductile Damage. 3. Numerical Methods for Solving Metal Forming Problems. 4. Application to Virtual Metal Forming.

Microstructure Evolution in Metal Forming Processes

Author: J Lin
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0857096346
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Monitoring and control of microstructure evolution in metal processing is essential in developing the right properties in a metal. Microstructure evolution in metal forming processes summarises the wealth of recent research on the mechanisms, modelling and control of microstructure evolution during metal forming processes. Part one reviews the general principles involved in understanding and controlling microstructure evolution in metal forming. Techniques for modelling microstructure and optimising processes are explored, along with recrystallisation, grain growth, and severe plastic deformation. Microstructure evolution in the processing of steel is the focus of part two, which reviews the modelling of phase transformations in steel, unified constitutive equations and work hardening in microalloyed steels. Part three examines microstructure evolution in the processing of other metals, including ageing behaviour in the processing of aluminium and microstructure control in processing nickel, titanium and other special alloys. With its distinguished editors and international team of expert contributors, Microstructure evolution in metal forming processes is an invaluable reference tool for metal processors and those using steels and other metals, as well as an essential guide for academics and students involved in fundamental metal research. Summarises the wealth of recent research on the mechanisms, modelling and control of microstructure evolution during metal forming processes Comprehensively discusses microstructure evolution in the processing of steel and reviews the modelling of phase transformations in steel, unified constitutive equations and work hardening in microalloyed steels Examines microstructure evolution in the processing of other materials, including ageing behaviour in the processing of aluminium

Sheet Metal Forming Processes

Author: Dorel Banabic
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540881131
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The concept of virtual manufacturing has been developed in order to increase the industrial performances, being one of the most ef cient ways of reducing the m- ufacturing times and improving the quality of the products. Numerical simulation of metal forming processes, as a component of the virtual manufacturing process, has a very important contribution to the reduction of the lead time. The nite element method is currently the most widely used numerical procedure for s- ulating sheet metal forming processes. The accuracy of the simulation programs used in industry is in uenced by the constitutive models and the forming limit curves models incorporated in their structure. From the above discussion, we can distinguish a very strong connection between virtual manufacturing as a general concept, ?nite element method as a numerical analysis instrument and constitutive laws,aswellas forming limit curves as a speci city of the sheet metal forming processes. Consequently, the material modeling is strategic when models of reality have to be built. The book gives a synthetic presentation of the research performed in the eld of sheet metal forming simulation during more than 20 years by the members of three international teams: the Research Centre on Sheet Metal Forming—CERTETA (Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania); AutoForm Company from Zürich, Switzerland and VOLVO automotive company from Sweden. The rst chapter presents an overview of different Finite Element (FE) formu- tions used for sheet metal forming simulation, now and in the past.

Materials Forming and Machining

Author: J Paulo Davim
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing
ISBN: 085709484X
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Materials Forming and Machining: Research and Development publishes refereed, high quality articles with a special emphasis on research and development in forming materials, machining, and its applications. A large family of manufacturing processes are now involved in material formation, with plastic deformation and other techniques commonly used to change the shape of a workpiece. Materials forming techniques discussed in the book include extrusion, forging, rolling, drawing, sheet metal forming, microforming, hydroforming, thermoforming, and incremental forming, among others. In addition, traditional machining, non-traditional machining, abrasive machining, hard part machining, high speed machining, high efficiency machining, and micromachining are also explored, proving that forming technologies and machining can be applied to a wide variety of materials. Presents the family of manufacturing processes involved in material formation Includes traditional and non-traditional machining methods Consists of high-quality refereed articles by researchers from leading institutions Places special emphasis on research and development in forming materials and machining and its applications

Modeling of Thermo Electro Mechanical Manufacturing Processes

Author: C. V. Nielsen
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1447146433
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Modeling of Thermo-Electro-Mechanical Manufacturing Processes with Applications in Metal Forming and Resistance Welding provides readers with a basic understanding of the fundamental ingredients in plasticity, heat transfer and electricity that are necessary to develop and proper utilize computer programs based on the finite element flow formulation. Computer implementation of a wide range of theoretical and numerical subjects related to mesh generation, contact algorithms, elasticity, anisotropic constitutive equations, solution procedures and parallelization of equation solvers is comprehensively described. Illustrated and enriched with selected examples obtained from industrial applications, Modeling of Thermo-Electro-Mechanical Manufacturing Processes with Applications in Metal Forming and Resistance Welding works to diminish the gap between the developers of finite element computer programs and the professional engineers with expertise in industrial joining technologies by metal forming and resistance welding.

Computational Methods and Production Engineering

Author: J Paulo Davim
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing
ISBN: 0857094823
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Computational Methods and Production Engineering: Research and Development is an original book publishing refereed, high quality articles with a special emphasis on research and development in production engineering and production organization for modern industry. Innovation and the relationship between computational methods and production engineering are presented. Contents include: Finite Element method (FEM) modeling/simulation; Artificial neural networks (ANNs); Genetic algorithms; Evolutionary computation; Fuzzy logic; neuro-fuzzy systems; Particle swarm optimization (PSO); Tabu search and simulation annealing; and optimization techniques for complex systems. As computational methods currently have several applications, including modeling manufacturing processes, monitoring and control, parameters optimization and computer-aided process planning, this book is an ideal resource for practitioners. Presents cutting-edge computational methods for production engineering Explores the relationship between applied computational methods and production engineering Presents new innovations in the field Edited by a key researcher in the field