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Computer-Based Design and Manufacturing

An Information-Based Approach


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Product Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Feature-Based Design and Tecniques

  4. Feature-Based Process Planning and Techniques

  5. Advanced Topics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 279-279
    2. Pages 281-301
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 323-345

About this book


 "Computer- Based Design and Manufacturing" offers insights into the methods and techniques that enable implementing a product design philosophy by integrating capabilities for intelligent information support and group decision-making utilizing a common enterprise network model and knowledge interface through shared technologies.

This book offers a comprehensive overview of the latest methods and state-of-the-art technologies in intelligent product design.  Including but not limited to:

- Discussion of applied methods developed in field of the product design

- Discussion on the need and solutions for new engineering paradigm and philosophy required for product design

- Coverage of advances in information systems and technology in support of CFPD

- Discussion of how to use web-based design environments


"Computer-Based Design and Manufacturing" is a must have book for industrial engineers in both industry and academia who specialize in product development and supply chain management.


Computer Based Design Engineering Information Rapid Prototyping manufacturing mechanical engineering product design product development

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Industrial Engineering DepartmentUniversity of HoustonHoustonUSA

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