ME 545 Design and Analysis of Additive Manufacturing

Engineering analysis of parts made via additive manufacturing.  Includes finite element analysis of orthotropic materials, topological optimization of structures, design for additive manufacturing principles, and a study of the relationships between design, materials and process, and the final part dimensions and mechanical and surface properties.  Design validation through lab activities.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

ME 563 (C or better)

General Education

Offered

  • Spring