B.E DEGREE PROGRAMME
CURRICULUM 2004 B.E. MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
(Offered in Colleges affiliated to Anna University)
CURRICULUM AND SYLLABUS – REGULATIONS – 2004
SEMESTER - VII
(Common to Mechanical, Production, Mechatronics and Aeronautical)
This course will enable the student
• To gain knowledge on how computers are integrated at various levels of planning and manufacturing.
• To understand the flexible manufacturing system and to handle the product data and various software used for manufacturing
The meaning and origin of CIM- the changing manufacturing and management scene - External communication - islands of automation and software-dedicated and open systems-manufacturing automation protocol - product related activities of a company- marketing engineering - production planning - plant operations - physical distribution- business and financial management.
History of group technology- role of G.T. in CAD/CAM integration - part families - classification and coding - DCLASS and MICLASS and OPITZ coding systems-facility design using G.T. -benefits of G.T. - cellular manufacturing.
Process planning - role of process planning in CAD/CAM integration - approaches to computer aided process planning -variant approach and generative approaches - CAPP and CMPP process planning systems.
Shop floor control-phases -factory data collection system -automatic identification methods- Bar code technology-automated data collection system.
FMS-components of FMS - types -FMS workstation -material handling and storage systems- FMS layout -computer control systems-application and benefits.
CIM and company strategy - system modeling tools -IDEF models - activity cycle diagram - CIM open system architecture (CIMOSA)- manufacturing enterprise wheel-CIM architecture - Product data management-CIM implementation software.
Communication fundamentals- local area networks -topology - LAN implementations - network management and installations.
Open systems-open system inter connection - manufacturing automations protocol and technical office protocol (MAP /TOP)
TOTAL : 45
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