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Green Manufacturing Processes and Systems

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  • Chapters written by experts in the field

  • Useful reference for academics as well as those working in the industry

  • Current increasing interest of the community in the topic of green technologies

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Part of the book series: Materials Forming, Machining and Tribology (MFMT)

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Table of contents (5 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix
  2. Environmentally Friendly Machining: Vegetable Based Cutting Fluids

    • Emel Kuram, Babur Ozcelik, Erhan Demirbas
    Pages 23-47
  3. Environmental Friendly Joining of Tubes

    • Luis M. Alves, Paulo A. F. Martins
    Pages 49-72
  4. Concepts, Methods, and Strategies for Zero-Waste in Manufacturing

    • Matthew J. Franchetti, Alexander Spivak
    Pages 73-102
  5. Back Matter

    Pages 125-126

About this book

This book provides the recent advances on green manufacturing processes and systems for modern industry.

Chapter 1 provides information on sustainable manufacturing through environmentally-friendly machining. Chapter 2 is dedicated to environmentally-friendly machining: vegetable based cutting fluids. Chapter 3 describes environmental-friendly joining of tubes. Chapter 4 contains information on concepts, methods and strategies for zero-waste in manufacturing. Finally, chapter 5 is dedicated to the application of hybrid MCDM approach for selecting the best tyre recycling process.

This book serves as a research book for students at final undergraduate engineering course or at postgraduate level. It is a reference for professionals in industries related to manufacturing and new green jobs (green products, renewable energy, green services and environmental conservation).

Keywords

  • Computational methods
  • Green manufacturing
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Manufacturing systems
  • Sustainability

Editors and Affiliations

  • Campus Universitário de Santiago, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal

    J. Paulo Davim

About the editor

J. Paulo Davim received his PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Porto in 1997 and the Aggregation from the University of Coimbra in 2005. Currently, he is an Aggregate Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Aveiro and the Head of MACTRIB - Machining and Tribology Research Group http://www2.mec.ua.pt/machining . He has more 24 years of teaching and research experience in manufacturing, materials and mechanical engineering with special emphasis in Machining & Tribology. He is the Editor in Chief of six international journals, Guest Editor of journals, books Editor, book Series Editor and Scientific Advisory for many international journals and conferences. Presently, he is an Editorial Board member of 15 international journals and acts as reviewer for than 50 prestigious ISI web Science journals. In addition, he has also published as author and co-author more than 30 book chapters and 300 articles in journals and conferences (more 150 articles in ISI Web Science, h-index 17).

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook
USD 89.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-642-33792-5
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book
USD 119.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book
USD 169.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)