Exploring Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

Designed to introduce new technologies to students, instructors, manufacturing engineers, supervisors and managers, this ready reference includes many new manufacturing technologies for those who do not have time to undertake the necessary research. Each topic addresses the following points:a brief description of the technology and where it is usedthe underlying theory and principles and how the technology workswhere the technology can be used and what conventional process it may replacethe requirements necessary to make it work and some possible pitfallsadvantages and disadvantagessuccessful application areas.This state‐of‐the‐art book is sure to be an effective resource for anyone wanting to stay up to date with the very latest technologies in manufacturing.

Exploring Advanced Manufacturing Technologies