264.139 Digital production methods
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2013S, VU, 2.0h, 2.5EC
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  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

The Lecture gives an introduction into methodology and technology of present computerized manufacturing techniques (CAD/CAD) as well as into their utilization in model making, prototyping and production in the field of architectural and industrial design.

Subject of course

The main topics of this lectures include the general material processing options (master forming, forming, cutting, etc.), form finding and definition methods in CAD systems, revere engineering technologies, numerical and computer numerical controlled machines (NC/CNC bending, cutting, milling, welding), various rapid prototyping, rapid tooling und rapid manufacturing technologies (laser sintern, 3d printing, etc.), quality and economical as well as ecological aspects of these techniques, repercussions of manufacturing processes on the design.



Course dates

Mon10:15 - 11:4518.03.2013 - 13.05.2013 Modelliersaal, Hapigebäude 4. OLecture
Digital production methods - Single appointments
Mon18.03.201310:15 - 11:45 Modelliersaal, Hapigebäude 4. OLecture
Mon13.05.201310:15 - 11:45 Modelliersaal, Hapigebäude 4. OLecture

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
12.03.2013 00:00 18.03.2013 00:00 25.03.2013 00:00


The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture


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