Design for Additive Manufacturing

Design for Additive Manufacturing
Author: Martin Leary
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 358
Release: 2019-12-03
ISBN 10: 0128168870
ISBN 13: 9780128168875
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Design for Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

Design for Additive Manufacturing is a complete guide to design tools for the manufacturing requirements of AM and how they can enable the optimization of process and product parameters for the reduction of manufacturing costs and effort. This timely synopsis of state-of-the-art design tools for AM brings the reader right up-to-date on the latest methods from both academia and industry. Tools for both metallic and polymeric AM technologies are presented and critically reviewed, along with their manufacturing attributes. Commercial applications of AM are also explained with case studies from a range of industries, thus demonstrating best-practice in AM design. Covers all the commonly used tools for designing for additive manufacturing, as well as descriptions of important emerging technologies Provides systematic methods for optimizing AM process selection for specific production requirement Addresses design tools for both metallic and polymeric AM technologies Includes commercially relevant case studies that showcase best-practice in AM design, including the biomedical, aerospace, defense and automotive sectors

Towards Design Automation for Additive Manufacturing

Towards Design Automation for Additive Manufacturing
Author: Anton Wiberg
Publsiher: Linköping University Electronic Press
Total Pages: 53
Release: 2019-10-14
ISBN 10: 9179299857
ISBN 13: 9789179299859
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Towards Design Automation for Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

In recent decades, the development of computer-controlled manufacturing by adding materiallayer by layer, called Additive Manufacturing (AM), has developed at a rapid pace. The technologyadds possibilities to the manufacturing of geometries that are not possible, or at leastnot economically feasible, to manufacture by more conventional manufacturing methods. AMcomes with the idea that complexity is free, meaning that complex geometries are as expensiveto manufacture as simple geometries. This is partly true, but there remain several design rulesthat needs to be considered before manufacturing. The research field Design for Additive Manufacturing(DfAM) consists of research that aims to take advantage of the possibilities of AMwhile considering the limitations of the technique. Computer Aided technologies (CAx) is the name of the usage of methods and software thataim to support a digital product development process. CAx includes software and methodsfor design, the evaluation of designs, manufacturing support, and other things. The commongoal with all CAx disciplines is to achieve better products at a lower cost and with a shorterdevelopment time. The work presented in this thesis bridges DfAM with CAx with the aim of achieving designautomation for AM. The work reviews the current DfAM process and proposes a new integratedDfAM process that considers the functionality and manufacturing of components. Selectedparts of the proposed process are implemented in a case study in order to evaluate theproposed process. In addition, a tool that supports part of the design process is developed. The proposed design process implements Multidisciplinary Design Optimization (MDO) witha parametric CAD model that is evaluated from functional and manufacturing perspectives. Inthe implementation, a structural component is designed using the MDO framework, which includesComputer Aided Engineering (CAE) models for structural evaluation, the calculation ofweight, and how much support material that needs to be added during manufacturing. Thecomponent is optimized for the reduction of weight and minimization of support material,while the stress levels in the component are constrained. The developed tool uses methodsfor high level Parametric CAD modelling to simplify the creation of parametric CAD modelsbased on Topology Optimization (TO) results. The work concludes that the implementation of CAx technologies in the DfAM process enablesa more automated design process with less manual design iterations than traditional DfAM processes.It also discusses and presents directions for further research to achieve a fully automateddesign process for Additive Manufacturing.

A Practical Guide to Design for Additive Manufacturing

A Practical Guide to Design for Additive Manufacturing
Author: Olaf Diegel,Axel Nordin,Damien Motte
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 226
Release: 2020-08-14
ISBN 10: 9789811382833
ISBN 13: 9811382832
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Practical Guide to Design for Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

This book provides a wealth of practical guidance on how to design parts to gain the maximum benefit from what additive manufacturing (AM) can offer. It begins by describing the main AM technologies and their respective advantages and disadvantages. It then examines strategic considerations in the context of designing for additive manufacturing (DfAM), such as designing to avoid anisotropy, designing to minimize print time, and post-processing, before discussing the economics of AM. The following chapters dive deeper into computational tools for design analysis and the optimization of AM parts, part consolidation, and tooling applications. They are followed by an in-depth chapter on designing for polymer AM and applicable design guidelines, and a chapter on designing for metal AM and its corresponding design guidelines. These chapters also address health and safety, certification and quality aspects. A dedicated chapter covers the multiple post-processing methods for AM, offering the reader practical guidance on how to get their parts from the AM machine into a shape that is ready to use. The book’s final chapter outlines future applications of AM. The main benefit of the book is its highly practical approach: it provides directly applicable, “hands-on” information and insights to help readers adopt AM in their industry

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing
Author: Steinar Westhrin Killi
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2017-09-07
ISBN 10: 1351767488
ISBN 13: 9781351767484
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

Additive manufacturing has matured from rapid prototyping through the now popular and "maker"-oriented 3D printing, recently commercialized and marketed. The terms describing this technology have changed over time, from "rapid prototyping" to "rapid manufacturing" to "additive manufacturing," which reflects largely a focus on technology. This book discusses the uptake, use, and impact of the additive manufacturing and digital fabrication technology. It augments technical and business-oriented trends with those in product design and design studies. It includes a mix of disciplinary and transdisciplinary trends and is rich in case and design material. The chapters cover a range of design-centered views on additive manufacturing that are rarely addressed in the main conferences and publications, which are still mostly, and importantly, concerned with tools, technologies, and technical development. The chapters also reflect dialogues about transdisciplinarity and the inclusion of domains such as business and aesthetics, narrative, and technology critique. This is a great textbook for graduate students of design, engineering, computer science, marketing, and technology and also for those who are not students but are curious about and interested in what 3D printing really can be used for in the near future.

3D Printing Design

3D Printing Design
Author: Francis Bitonti
Publsiher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2019-07-11
ISBN 10: 1350032190
ISBN 13: 9781350032194
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

3D Printing Design Book Review:

To work with the materials of tomorrow, design students across visual arts disciplines need to understand the cutting edge of today. Whether you're modelling in interiors, designing in fashion or constructing for interiors, in your work or as part of a final project, 3D Printing design is an encouraging guide to additive manufacturing within design disciplines. Francis Bitonti gives an insider's view from his design studio on how 3D printing is already shaking up the industry, and where it's likely to go next. Complete with interviews from designers, business owners and 3D-print experts throughout, Bitonti considers whether 3D body scans mean couture for all, how rapid prototyping can change your design method and if 3D printing materials can enhance medical design, amongst other areas of this emerging method of manufacture. This is inspirational reading for the designers of tomorrow.

A Practical Guide to Design for Additive Manufacturing

A Practical Guide to Design for Additive Manufacturing
Author: Olaf Diegel,Axel Nordin,Damien Motte
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 226
Release: 2019-05-21
ISBN 10: 9811382816
ISBN 13: 9789811382819
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Practical Guide to Design for Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

This book provides a wealth of practical guidance on how to design parts to gain the maximum benefit from what additive manufacturing (AM) can offer. It begins by describing the main AM technologies and their respective advantages and disadvantages. It then examines strategic considerations in the context of designing for additive manufacturing (DfAM), such as designing to avoid anisotropy, designing to minimize print time, and post-processing, before discussing the economics of AM. The following chapters dive deeper into computational tools for design analysis and the optimization of AM parts, part consolidation, and tooling applications. They are followed by an in-depth chapter on designing for polymer AM and applicable design guidelines, and a chapter on designing for metal AM and its corresponding design guidelines. These chapters also address health and safety, certification and quality aspects. A dedicated chapter covers the multiple post-processing methods for AM, offering the reader practical guidance on how to get their parts from the AM machine into a shape that is ready to use. The book’s final chapter outlines future applications of AM. The main benefit of the book is its highly practical approach: it provides directly applicable, “hands-on” information and insights to help readers adopt AM in their industry

Additive Manufacturing Technologies

Additive Manufacturing Technologies
Author: Ian Gibson,David Rosen,Brent Stucker
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 498
Release: 2014-11-26
ISBN 10: 1493921134
ISBN 13: 9781493921133
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing Technologies Book Review:

This book covers in detail the various aspects of joining materials to form parts. A conceptual overview of rapid prototyping and layered manufacturing is given, beginning with the fundamentals so that readers can get up to speed quickly. Unusual and emerging applications such as micro-scale manufacturing, medical applications, aerospace, and rapid manufacturing are also discussed. This book provides a comprehensive overview of rapid prototyping technologies as well as support technologies such as software systems, vacuum casting, investment casting, plating, infiltration and other systems. This book also: Reflects recent developments and trends and adheres to the ASTM, SI, and other standards Includes chapters on automotive technology, aerospace technology and low-cost AM technologies Provides a broad range of technical questions to ensure comprehensive understanding of the concepts covered

Additive Manufacturing of Metals The Technology Materials Design and Production

Additive Manufacturing of Metals  The Technology  Materials  Design and Production
Author: Li Yang,Keng Hsu,Brian Baughman,Donald Godfrey,Francisco Medina,Mamballykalathil Menon,Soeren Wiener
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 168
Release: 2017-05-11
ISBN 10: 3319551280
ISBN 13: 9783319551289
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing of Metals The Technology Materials Design and Production Book Review:

This book offers a unique guide to the three-dimensional (3D) printing of metals. It covers various aspects of additive, subtractive, and joining processes used to form three-dimensional parts with applications ranging from prototyping to production. Examining a variety of manufacturing technologies and their ability to produce both prototypes and functional production-quality parts, the individual chapters address metal components and discuss some of the important research challenges associated with the use of these technologies. As well as exploring the latest technologies currently under development, the book features unique sections on electron beam melting technology, material lifting, and the importance this science has in the engineering context. Presenting unique real-life case studies from industry, this book is also the first to offer the perspective of engineers who work in the field of aerospace and transportation systems, and who design components and manufacturing networks. Written by the leading experts in this field at universities and in industry, it provides a comprehensive textbook for students and an invaluable guide for practitioners

Design for Additive Manufacturing

Design for Additive Manufacturing
Author: Dhruv Bhate
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 142
Release: 2021
ISBN 10: 9780768091526
ISBN 13: 0768091527
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Laser Additive Manufacturing

Laser Additive Manufacturing
Author: Milan Brandt
Publsiher: Woodhead Publishing
Total Pages: 498
Release: 2016-09-01
ISBN 10: 0081004346
ISBN 13: 9780081004340
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Laser Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

Laser Additive Manufacturing: Materials, Design, Technologies, and Applications provides the latest information on this highly efficient method of layer-based manufacturing using metals, plastics, or composite materials. The technology is particularly suitable for the production of complex components with high precision for a range of industries, including aerospace, automotive, and medical engineering. This book provides a comprehensive review of the technology and its range of applications. Part One looks at materials suitable for laser AM processes, with Part Two discussing design strategies for AM. Parts Three and Four review the most widely-used AM technique, powder bed fusion (PBF) and discuss other AM techniques, such as directed energy deposition, sheet lamination, jetting techniques, extrusion techniques, and vat photopolymerization. The final section explores the range of applications of laser AM. Provides a comprehensive one-volume overview of advances in laser additive manufacturing Presents detailed coverage of the latest techniques used for laser additive manufacturing Reviews both established and emerging areas of application

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing
Author: Manu Srivastava,Sandeep Rathee,Sachin Maheshwari,TK Kundra
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 286
Release: 2019-09-16
ISBN 10: 1351049364
ISBN 13: 9781351049368
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

There is a growing need for manufacturing optimization all over the world. The immense market of Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies dictates a need for a book that will provide knowledge of the various aspects of AM for anyone interested in learning about this fast-growing topic. This book disseminates knowledge of AM amongst scholars at graduate level, post graduate level, doctoral level, as well as industry personnel. The objective is to offer a state-of-the-art book which covers all aspects of AM and incorporates all information regarding trends, historical developments, classifications, materials, tooling, software issues, dynamic design, principles, limitations, and communication interfaces in a one-stop resource. Features: Breaks down systematic coverage of various aspects of AM within four distinct sections Contains details of various AM techniques based on ASTM guidelines Discusses many AM applications with suitable illustrations Includes recent trends in the field of AM Covers engineering materials utilized as raw materials in AM Compares AM techniques with different traditional manufacturing methods

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing
Author: Rupinder Singh,J. Paulo Davim
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 268
Release: 2018-09-13
ISBN 10: 1351686674
ISBN 13: 9781351686679
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

There has been a great deal of progress in additive manufacturing (AM) during the past two decades and recent developments have been highlighted by many researchers. However, until now, there has been a limit to what is available for beginners in a step-by-step format, showcasing the different commercial AM technologies for field application. This book helps fill that gap. Additive Manufacturing: Applications and Innovations presents case studies of commonly used AM technologies with basic numerical problems for better understanding. It also includes hybrid processes and 4D printing applications, which currently are not offered in other AM books. Features Offers solved and unsolved problems in additive manufacturing Provides an understanding for additive manufacturing per international standards Includes case studies for better understanding of the individual processes Presents a review of specific technology highlights Introduces future research directions, mainly in 4D printing applications

Additive Manufacturing Handbook

Additive Manufacturing Handbook
Author: Adedeji B. Badiru,Vhance V. Valencia,David Liu
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 924
Release: 2017-05-19
ISBN 10: 1351645390
ISBN 13: 9781351645393
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing Handbook Book Review:

Theoretical and practical interests in additive manufacturing (3D printing) are growing rapidly. Engineers and engineering companies now use 3D printing to make prototypes of products before going for full production. In an educational setting faculty, researchers, and students leverage 3D printing to enhance project-related products. Additive Manufacturing Handbook focuses on product design for the defense industry, which affects virtually every other industry. Thus, the handbook provides a wide range of benefits to all segments of business, industry, and government. Manufacturing has undergone a major advancement and technology shift in recent years.

Design for Additive Manufacturing FDM

Design for Additive Manufacturing  FDM
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2018
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OCLC:1116177887
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Design for Additive Manufacturing FDM Book Review:

Use design for manufacturing concepts to optimize your parts for 3D printing with fused deposition modeling (FDM) technology.

Alloy Design and Process Innovations

Alloy Design and Process Innovations
Author: Prashanth Konda Gokuldoss,Zhi Wang
Publsiher: MDPI
Total Pages: 372
Release: 2020-04-15
ISBN 10: 3039283529
ISBN 13: 9783039283521
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Alloy Design and Process Innovations Book Review:

Additive manufacturing (AM) is one of the manufacturing processes that warrants the attention of industrialists, researchers and scientists, because of its ability to produce materials with a complex shape without theoretical restrictions and with added functionalities. There are several advantages to employing additive manufacturing as the primary additive manufacturing process. However, there exist several challenges that need to be addressed systematically. A couple such issues are alloy design and process development. Traditionally alloys designed for conventional cast/powder metallurgical processes were fabricated using advanced AM processes. This is the wrong approach considering that the alloys should be coined based on the process characteristics and meta-stable nature of the process. Hence, we must focus on alloy design and development for AM that suits the AM processes. The AM processes, however, improve almost every day, either in terms of processing capabilities or processing conditions. Hence, the processing part warrants a section that is devoted to these advancements and innovations. Accordingly, the present Special Issue (book) focuses on two aspects of alloy development and process innovations. Here, 45 articles are presented covering different AM processes including selective laser melting, electron beam melting, laser cladding, direct metal laser sintering, ultrasonic consolidation, wire arc additive manufacturing, and hybrid manufacturing. I believe that this Special Issue bears is vital to the field of AM and will be a valuable addition.

Designing for Additive Manufacturing

Designing for Additive Manufacturing
Author: Steinar Killi
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 166
Release: 2013
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OCLC:874815165
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Laser Based Additive Manufacturing of Metal Parts

Laser Based Additive Manufacturing of Metal Parts
Author: Linkan Bian,Nima Shamsaei,John Usher
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 328
Release: 2017-08-09
ISBN 10: 1498739997
ISBN 13: 9781498739993
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Laser Based Additive Manufacturing of Metal Parts Book Review:

Laser-Based Additive Manufacturing (LBAM) technologies, hailed by some as the "third industrial revolution," can increase product performance, while reducing time-to-market and manufacturing costs. This book is a comprehensive look at new technologies in LBAM of metal parts, covering topics such as mechanical properties, microstructural features, thermal behavior and solidification, process parameters, optimization and control, uncertainty quantification, and more. The book is aimed at addressing the needs of a diverse cross-section of engineers and professionals.

Polymer Based Additive Manufacturing

Polymer Based Additive Manufacturing
Author: Declan M. Devine
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 277
Release: 2019-11-15
ISBN 10: 3030245322
ISBN 13: 9783030245320
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Polymer Based Additive Manufacturing Book Review:

This book aims to give readers a basic understanding of commonly used additive manufacturing techniques as well as the tools to fully utilise the strengths of additive manufacturing through the modelling and design phase all the way through to post processing. Guidelines for 3D-printed biomedical implants are also provided. Current biomedical applications of 3D printing are discussed, including indirect applications in the rapid manufacture of prototype tooling and direct applications in the orthopaedics, cardiovascular, drug delivery, ear-nose-throat, and tissue engineering fields. Polymer-Based Additive Manufacturing: Biomedical Applications is an ideal resource for students, researchers, and those working in industry seeking to better understand the medical applications of additive manufacturing.

Additive Manufacturing of Metals

Additive Manufacturing of Metals
Author: John O. Milewski
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 343
Release: 2017-06-28
ISBN 10: 3319582054
ISBN 13: 9783319582054
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing of Metals Book Review:

This engaging volume presents the exciting new technology of additive manufacturing (AM) of metal objects for a broad audience of academic and industry researchers, manufacturing professionals, undergraduate and graduate students, hobbyists, and artists. Innovative applications ranging from rocket nozzles to custom jewelry to medical implants illustrate a new world of freedom in design and fabrication, creating objects otherwise not possible by conventional means. The author describes the various methods and advanced metals used to create high value components, enabling readers to choose which process is best for them. Of particular interest is how harnessing the power of lasers, electron beams, and electric arcs, as directed by advanced computer models, robots, and 3D printing systems, can create otherwise unattainable objects. A timeline depicting the evolution of metalworking, accelerated by the computer and information age, ties AM metal technology to the rapid evolution of global technology trends. Charts, diagrams, and illustrations complement the text to describe the diverse set of technologies brought together in the AM processing of metal. Extensive listing of terms, definitions, and acronyms provides the reader with a quick reference guide to the language of AM metal processing. The book directs the reader to a wealth of internet sites providing further reading and resources, such as vendors and service providers, to jump start those interested in taking the first steps to establishing AM metal capability on whatever scale. The appendix provides hands-on example exercises for those ready to engage in experiential self-directed learning.

Additive Manufacturing Volume 2

Additive Manufacturing Volume 2
Author: Prashanth Konda Gokuldoss,Zhi Wang
Publsiher: MDPI
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2020-04-15
ISBN 10: 3039284142
ISBN 13: 9783039284146
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Additive Manufacturing Volume 2 Book Review:

Additive manufacturing (AM) is one of the manufacturing processes that warrants the attention of industrialists, researchers and scientists, because of its ability to produce materials with a complex shape without theoretical restrictions and with added functionalities. There are several advantages to employing additive manufacturing as the primary additive manufacturing process. However, there exist several challenges that need to be addressed systematically. A couple such issues are alloy design and process development. Traditionally alloys designed for conventional cast/powder metallurgical processes were fabricated using advanced AM processes. This is the wrong approach considering that the alloys should be coined based on the process characteristics and meta-stable nature of the process. Hence, we must focus on alloy design and development for AM that suits the AM processes. The AM processes, however, improve almost every day, either in terms of processing capabilities or processing conditions. Hence, the processing part warrants a section that is devoted to these advancements and innovations. Accordingly, the present Special Issue (book) focuses on two aspects of alloy development and process innovations. Here, 45 articles are presented covering different AM processes including selective laser melting, electron beam melting, laser cladding, direct metal laser sintering, ultrasonic consolidation, wire arc additive manufacturing, and hybrid manufacturing. I believe that this Special Issue bears is vital to the field of AM and will be a valuable addition.