Additive and Alternative Technologies
- Pavel Rohan, Jan Šimota
- Jan Šimota
- Department of Machining, Process Planning and Metrology
Learning outcomes of the course unit the aim of the course is to acquaint students with the possibilities of additive technologies in the areas of rapid prototyping of products and standard industrial production processes.
- Syllabus of lectures:
1. Development of additive technologies, used principles of production, application potential of additive technologies.
2. Additive technology for processing non-metallic materials.
3. Additive technology for processing of metallic materials.
4. Adaptive manufacturing technology using conventional and special welding methods - focus on creation of „self-supporting“ 3D welds + follow-up exercises.
5. Reverse engineering, measurement technology usable as a data source for rapid prototyping technology.
6. Optimization of the process of additive production technology using simulation tools (ext).
7. Additive technology in medical applications + follow-up exercises.
8. Overview of used materials used in additive manufacturing technologies, properties of these materials and their comparison with conventional ones.
9. Additive technologies and their economic efficiency. Identification of information inputs for the economical evaluation of the given technologies and proposal of methodology of cost calculation + follow-up exercises.
10. Construction of machines for additive manufacturing technologies and ways of their management.
11. Construction of machines for hybrid manufacturing and ways of their management.
12. Metal Injection Molding.
13. Structural and technological rules concerning laser metal sintering, presentation of CAM Magics (ext.).
- Syllabus of tutorials:
1. Assignment of a design project of the gripping mechanism for cooperative assembly workplaces.
2. Custom design and consultation of the construction solution.
3. Own design and demonstration of printing strategies, slicer.
4. Special methods of welding.
5. Production and possible optimization of individual solutions.
6. Production and possible optimization of individual solutions.
7. Use of AM technologies in biomedicine.
8. Introduction of DMLS workplace and individual projects.
9. Cost calculation for individual AM technologies.
10. Practical training of DMLS printer operator.
11. Implementation of individual projects.
12. Implementation of individual projects.
13. Presentation of results of individual projects.
- Study Objective:
Students are expanding their knowledge of additive and alternative technologies with regard to engineering practice.
- Study materials:
- Christopher Barnatt, 3D Printing: Second Edition, ISBN-13: 978-1502879790, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 2 edition, 2014
- Ian Gibson, David Rosen, Brent Stucker, Additive Manufacturing Technologies: 3D Printing, Rapid Prototyping, and Direct Digital Manufacturing Hardcover, ISBN 978-1493921126, Springer; 2nd ed. 2015
- Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
Poč. laboratoř 12134
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- Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
- Time-table is not available yet
- The course is a part of the following study plans: