e-Design : Computer-Aided Engineering Design

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e-Design: Computer-Aided Engineering Design, Revised First Edition is the first book to integrate a discussion of computer design tools throughout the design process. Through the use of this book, the reader will understand basic design principles and all-digital design paradigms, the CAD/CAE/CAM tools available for various design related tasks, how to put an integrated system together to conduct All-Digital Design (ADD), industrial practices in employing ADD, and tools for product development.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 1226 pages
  • 191 x 235 x 45.72mm | 2,040g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised
  • 0128095695
  • 9780128095690

Table of contents

Introduction to All-Digital Design
Geometric and Solid Modeling
Mechanical Assembly
Design Parameterization
Product Data Management and Data Exchange
Kinematic and Dynamic Analyses of Mechanical Systems
Structural Analysis Using Finite Element Method
Fatigue and Fracture Analysis
Failure Probability Estimate
Reliability-Based Design
Virtual Manufacturing
Rapid Prototyping
Product Cost Estimate
Design Decision Making
Design Optimization
Future Trends in All-Digital Design

Project P1: Solid Modeling, Design Parameterization, and Product Data Exchange

Project P2: Mechanical System Analysis

Project P3: Structural FEA and Fatigue Analysis

Project P4: CNC Machining Simulations

Project S1: Solid Modeling, Design Parameterization, and Product Data Exchange

Project S2: Mechanical System Analysis

Project S3: Structural FEA and Fatigue Analysis

Project S4: CNC Machining Simulations
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About Kuang-Hua Chang

Dr. Kuang-Hua Chang is a David Ross Boyd Professor and Williams Companies Foundation Presidential Professor for the School of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering (AME) at the University of Oklahoma. He received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Iowa in 1990. His areas of interest include Virtual Prototyping, CAD, Fatigue and Reliability Analysis, Tools and Information Integration for Concurrent Design and Manufacturing, Solid Freeform Fabrication, and bioengineering applications. His research has been published in eight books and more than 150 articles in international journals and conference proceedings.
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