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Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing

By
Zhuming Bi
Zhuming Bi
Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
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Xiaoqin Wang
Xiaoqin Wang
Associate Professor of Manufacturing Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, China
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ISBN:
9781119534211
No. of Pages:
640
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2020

With the continuous increase in global wealth and the improvement of human living standards, people are becoming more and more conscious of the deterioration of today’s global environment. Some buzzwords, such as global warming, pollution, shortage of oil, and extinction of species, have frequently been used in the news headlines and major subjects of political disputations. How to pursue the sustainability of the economy, society, and environment has been recognized as a nation’s priority for both developed and developing countries. In manufacturing,many terminologies related to sustainability, such as Green Manufacturing, Lean Manufacturing, Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing, and Sustainable...

14.1
Introduction
14.2
Sustainable Manufacturing
14.3
Drivers for Sustainability
14.4
Manufacturing and Sustainability
14.5
Metrics for Sustainable Manufacturing
14.6
Reconfigurability for Sustainability
14.7
Lean Production for Sustainability
14.8
Lifecycle Assessment (LCA) and Design for Sustainability (D4S)
14.9
Continuous Improvement for Sustainability
14.10
Main Environmental Impact Factors
14.11
Computer Aided Tools – SolidWorks Sustainability
14.12
Summary
14.13
Design Project
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