Machining Technology (Basic
Machine tool selection: Technical and economical aspects.
Conventional machine tools: Lathe, drilling, milling and grinding machines.
Practical aspects on machine tools. CNC machine tools: machining centers and
turning centers. CNC Technology. ISO codes. CNC programs. Metrology, measuring instruments
(caliper, micrometer,...). Surface roughness measurements. Machining process
Machining Technology (Advanced
Machining: Historical development and modern aspects. The role of machining in sustainable
manufacturing. Machine tools and machining operations. Nomenclature and geometry of cutting
tools. Power and machining forces. Chip formation. Mechanics of cutting. Cutting tool
materials. Tool life and tool wear. Cutting fluids and ecological machining.
Grinding and ultraprecision machining processes. Surface finish.
Introduction to nonconventional machining processes.