INTEGRATED MACHINING PROCESS DESIGN SIMULATOR FOR THE OPTIMAL DESIGN OF FACE MILLING SYSTEMS.

S. J. Lee, S. G. Kapoor, R. E. DeVor

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

An Integrated Machining Process Design Simulator (IMPDS) is developed and applied as a general tool for the design of face milling systems. The simulator includes four modules to accommodate the important factors that affect face milling operations. These modules are: a general purpose finite element program to analyze structural characteristics, a mechanistic face milling force module for both open-loop and closed-loop cutting force simulations, a machinability module to evaluate cutting process performance, and an efficient optimization module to automate the design process. Several examples are included to demonstrate the capability of IMPDS in the machining system design process.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)301-308
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of engineering for industry
Volume107
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'INTEGRATED MACHINING PROCESS DESIGN SIMULATOR FOR THE OPTIMAL DESIGN OF FACE MILLING SYSTEMS.'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this