This is the second part of a four part series that covers discussion of computer design tools throughout the design process. Through this book, the reader will...
Provides a comprehensive and thorough coverage of essential elements for product manufacturing and cost estimating using the computer aided engineering paradigm
Covers CAD/CAE in virtual manufacturing, tool path generation, rapid prototyping, and cost estimating; each chapter includes both analytical methods and computer-aided design methods, reflecting the use of modern computational tools in engineering design and practice
A case study and tutorial example at the end of each chapter provides hands-on practice in implementing off-the-shelf computer design tools
Provides two projects at the end of the book showing the use of Pro/ENGINEER® and SolidWorks® to implement concepts discussed in the book