Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3650303
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. VOLKAN ESAT
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3650202 , 3650206
Set 2: 3650202 , 3840264
One of the sets above should be completed before taking MECH303 MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING .

Course Content

Introduction. Strain hardening properties of metals. Theory of metal forming; formability, bulk deformation processes, sheet metal forming processes. Theory of metal cutting; cutting forces and energy requirement, tool life, machinability, tool materials, cutting fluids, surface quality, machining economics. Metrology and quality assurance. Some laboratory experiments will be carried out.