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Course Undergraduate
Semester Sem. IV
Subject Code AE224
Subject Title Machining Science and Technology


Significance of machining processes in engineering/aerospace applications Theory and mechanics of machining processes Abrasive based precision machining processes and applications Configuration and operation of general purpose machine tools
Machinability of aerospace materials- Selection of cutting tools and cutting parameters- Tribological aspects of machining- Design considerations and preparation of drawings for machining.
CNC machines and multi- axis machining Introduction to non-traditional (unconventional) manufacturing
Recent trends in machining technology for aerospace applications

Text Books

1. Kalpakjian, S. and Schmidt, S. R., Manufacturing Processes for Engineering Materials, 5th ed., Pearson Education (2007).
2. Ghosh, A. and Mallik, A. K., Manufacturing Science, 2nd ed., Affiliated East-West Press (2010).


1. Groover, M. P., Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing: Materials, Processes, and Systems, 5th ed., Wiley-India (2012).
2. Juneja, B. L., Sekhon, G. S., and Seth, N., Fundamentals of Metal Cutting and Machine Tools, New Age International (2008).
3. Krishnadas Nair, C. G. and Srinivasan, R., Materials and Fabrication Technology for Satellite and Launch Vehicle, Navbharath Enterprises (2008).
4. Campbell, F. C., Manufacturing Technology for Aerospace Structural Materials, Elsevier (2006).
5. Venkatesh, V. C. and Izman, S., Precision Engineering, Tata McGraw-Hill (2007).