ME 563 Engineering of Additive Manufacturing Processes

Engineering fundamentals of additive manufacturing processes for metals, ceramics, and plastics including powder bed fusion, extrusion, vat photopolymerization, material jetting, binder jetting, and sheet lamination.  Selection of processes based on product requirements.  Concepts are developed through analytical class work and manufacturing laboratory experience.  Current state of the art is explored through review of current research publications.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Acceptance in MS in Mechanical Engineering Program or in Graduate Certificate in Additive Manufacturing Engineering or Permission of the Department Chair.

General Education

Offered

  • Fall