2.810 Manufacturing Processes and Systems

Lectures 2016

Textbook readings are all from the 7th Edition of Manufacturing Engineering and Technology by Kalpakjian and Schmid, Prentice Hall 2014. If you have an earlier edition (6th or 5th), you can see the corresponding pages by clicking on it in the table header.

Additional readings marked with an asterisk (*) cannot be posted online due to copyright restrictions. They are uploaded in the Dropbox folder that has been distributed to the class via e-mail. Readings marked with a double asterisk (**) are extra information and are not required.


Date Lecture Textbook Readings
7th ed — 6th ed — 5th ed
Additional Readings
09.07 Course Introduction skim ch. 1-9
skim pp. 1-33
Gutowski, "Competitive Attributes for Mfg. Processes and Systems"
Hardt, "Manufacturing Processes and Process Control"
"Geometric Tolerancing"
09.12 How is this part made?
09.14 Intro to Processes figs. 23.14, 23.15, 35.20, 35.21
sec. 40.8, 40.9, 40.10
09.19 Process Performance (updated: 2016) pp. 566-589, sec. 21.1-21.6
skim pp. 589-591
* Hogg et al, "Control Charts"
* Lipschutz, "Random Variables" (Chapter 5)
* Young, "Statistical Treatment of Experimental Data"
* Boothroyd, "Design for Manual Assembly"
Standard tables for estimating the necessary factors for plotting control charts
**Gutowski et al, "Thermodynamic Analysis of Resources Used in Manufacturing Processes"
09.21 Machining

Sample Process Plan
ch. 21-27, 36.7, 36.8
skim ch. 36, 38, 39
* Boothroyd et al, "Design Rules for Machining"
**Lieneke, "Tolerances for Additive Manufacturing"
**Polgar et al, "Time Estimation Booklet for Basic Machining Operations"
**Dahmus et al, "An Environmental Analysis of Machining"