Academic Catalog

ME535 METAL CUTTING

Course Code: 5690535
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. MER ANLAAN
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Machine tools and machining operations. Mechanics of metal cutting. Temperatures in metal cutting. Tool life and tool wear. Cutting fluids and surface roughness. Economics of metal cutting operations. Nomenclature of metal cutting. Chip control, machine tool vibration. Grinding. Manufacturing systems and automation. Design for machining. (S)