cqu_4748+ATTACHMENT04+ATTACHMENT04.4.pdf (716.88 kB)
Download file

Computer integrated manufacturing education to mechanical engineering students : teaching, research and practice

Download (716.88 kB)
conference contribution
posted on 06.12.2017, 00:00 by Ashfaque ChowdhuryAshfaque Chowdhury, Abdul MazidAbdul Mazid
This paper details the research and development of Computer Integrated Design and Manufacturing at Islamic University of Technology (IUT), Bangladesh, a subsidiary organ of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC). IUT is basically an educational and research institution offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the field of Engineering and Technology. The objectives of Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) education are to provide industry with a new generation of engineers having interdisciplinary skills necessary to deal with state of the art technology in designing, manufacturing, maintenance, selecting, and procuring manufacturing engineering systems. The research activities on CIM systems, the course coverage and laboratory facilities are discussed in the paper. The available programs are four-year Mechanical Engineering degree program specialising in production engineering, Masters Program, and PhD. There is a thirty-two-weeks research project at the undergraduate curricula of mechanical engineering. Areas of research topics include CAD (computer aided design), CAM (computer aided manufacturing), CAPP (computer aided process planning), CNC (computer numerical control) machine tools, DNC (direct numerical control machine tools), FMS (flexible manufacturing systems), ASRS (automated storage and retrieval systems), use of robotics and automated conveyance, computerized scheduling and production control, and a business system integrated by a common database in the Department of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering at IUT

Funding

Category 1 - Australian Competitive Grants (this includes ARC, NHMRC)

History

Parent Title

Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology (ICIT'09), 10-13 February, 2009, Monash University, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia.

Start Page

1259

End Page

1263

Number of Pages

5

Start Date

01/01/2009

ISBN-10

1424435064

ISBN-13

9781424435067

Location

Victoria, Australia

Publisher

IEEE

Place of Publication

Melbourne, VIC

Peer Reviewed

Yes

Open Access

No

External Author Affiliations

Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Health; Institute for Resource Industries and Sustainability (IRIS);

Era Eligible

Yes

Name of Conference

IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology