Coursebooks 2018-2019

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Physics of manufacturing

MICRO-301

Lecturer(s) :

Bellouard Yves

Language:

English

Summary

This course gives an introduction to production methods and manufacturing technologies used in microengineering. The focus is given on the understanding of physical phenomena underlying the processes, the relation between materials/manufacturing processes and design, as well as economical aspects.

Content

The lectures are organized as follows:

  1. Introduction - Material selection
  2. Surfaces
  3. Laser processing I
  4. Laser processing II
  5. Metal forming
  6. Moulding - Casting - Replica
  7. Conventional machining
  8. Unconventional processes
  9. Packaging, joining, finishing
  10. Cost of manufacturing
  11. Tolerances, quality control
  12. Exercises

Keywords

Manufacturing, packaging, physics of manufacturing processes

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Assessment methods

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Bibliography

Ressources en bibliothèque

In the programs

    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Physics of manufacturing
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Practical work
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

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8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
Under construction
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German