Computer-Aided Mechanical Design

(CAD)

Lec. | Date | Subject | Course Note | Reading | HWs/Projects |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

1 | 08/27 | Introduction | Class#1, Handouts | CAD Encyclopedia | |

2 | 08/30 | CAD Examples | Class#2 | CAD Example | |

3 | 09/1 | Interactive Computation and Beam Theories | Class#3 | Wide-Flange Beam | Project #1 |

4 | 09/3 | Interactive Computation and Beam Theories | Class#4 | Beam Deflection | |

5 | 09/8 | Computer Graphics- SolidWorks | computer demo | SolidWorks | |

6 | 09/10 | More on SolidWorks | computer demo | SolidWorks Network | |

7 | 09/13 | Solid Modeling I | Class#7 | SolidWorks Excecises | |

8 | 09/15 | Project#1 (TA) | Beam Theory | Report Content | |

9 | 09/17 | Solid Modeling II | Class#9 | Handouts | Report Fromat |

10 | 09/20 | Finite Element - Pre-processing - I | Class#10 | beam formula | Project#2 |

11 | 09/22 | Finite Element - Pre-Processing II | Class#11 | Singularity_function | Corkscrew Process |

12 | 09/24 | Finite Element - Post-Processing | Class#12 | Unigraphics | |

13 | 09/27 | Finite Difference Method | Class#13 | FEM Notes | |

14 | 09/29 | Finite Element Method - I | Class#14 | FEM Ritz Method | HW#1 |

15 | 10/01 | Finite Element Method - II | Class#15 | Chap1 | HW#1 Solution,HW#1 problem 3 |

16 | 10/04 | Finite Element Method: III | Class#16 | FEM Encyclopedia | |

17 | 10/06 | Design Optimization | Class#17 | Chap2 | |

18 | 10/08 | Optimization: Lagrangian Multiplier | Class#18 | Lagrange Multipliers | HW#2 |

19 | 10/11 | Probability | Class#19 | HW#2 Solution | |

20 | 10/13 | Statistical Analysis | Class#20 | 6 Sigma | Project#3 |

21 | 10/15 | Project #3 (TA) | |||

22 | 10/18 | Optimization: Monotonicity - I | Class#22 | Optimization | Corkscrew Data, Data1 |

23 | 10/20 | Optimization: Monotonicity - II | Class#23 | Matlab Optimal | |

24 | 10/22 | Optimization: Monotonicity - III | Class#24 | Monotonicity | HW#3 |

24 | 10/25 | Optimization: Monotonicity - IV | Class#25 | HW#3 Solution | |

26 | 10/27 | MEMS Optimization: Variable Transformation | Class#26 | ||

27 | 10/29 | Optimization: Penalty Function | Class#27 | ||

28 | 11/01 | Optimization: Speedest Decent | Class#28 | ANSYS-1 | |

29 | 11/03 | Final Project Topic #1 (TA) | ANSYS-2 | ||

30 | 11/05 | Project #3 (TA) | ANSYS-More | Project#2 | |

31 | 11/08 | Optimal Design Methods | Class#31 | Optimization Techniques | Project#3 |

32 | 11/10 | Final Projects | Class#32 | Project#4 | |

33 | 11/12 | Curves: I | Class#33 | MCS Coordinates | Project#5 |

34 | 11/15 | Surfaces | Class#34 | Final Project Format | |

35 | 11/17 | 1-Slide Final Project Proposal | Class#35 | Reference for Project#3 | |

36 | 11/19 | 1-Slide Final Project Proposal | Class#36 | ||

37 | 11/22 | FEM | |||

38 | 11/24 | CAD & CAM | |||

39 | 11/29 | Final Project Presentation | |||

40 | 12/1 | Final Project Presentation | |||

41 | 12/3 | Final Project Presentation |

Last updated: August 25, 2010 by Liwei Lin