Engineering materials processing parameters that influence design considerations,product quality and production costs; Definition of stress, strain and mechanical properties of materials applied to metal forming processes; sheet metal forming, processes ( deep drawing, stretch shearing and bending) ; bulk forming processes (forging, rolling , extrusion and wire drawing); basic casting techniques; Welding processes.
Introduction to manage innovation; Idea generation: Product specification and quality;Standardization of product; Product structure and components; Implementing prototype metrologies; Manufacturing product prototyping project. Pre-requisite: IE 333, IE 339, IE360