Week 1 : Product Design: Basics, Introduction of Manufacturing Processes, Manufacturing Processes : Advantages and Limitations-I, Manufacturing Processes : Advantages and Limitations-II, Process Capabilities: Basics.
Week 2 : Engineering Materials, Properties of Materials, Selection of Materials – I, Selection of Materials – II, Applications of Engineering Material.
Week 3 : Robust Design, Design for X, Product Design for Manual Assembly, DFMA Guidelines, Ergonomics in Product Design.
Week 4 : Selection of Processes-I, Selection of Processes-II, Process Capabilities, Design Guidelines for Sand Casting, Design Guidelines for Die Casting Process.
Week 5 : Product Design Guidelines: Compression Molding and Extrusion, Design Guidelines for Extrusion and Injection Molding, Design Guidelines for Sheet Metal Working, Design Guidelines for Machining, Design Guidelines for Powder Metal Processing.
Week 6 : Assembly Processes: Introduction, Adhesive Joining: Guidelines, Design Guidelines for Mechanical Fasteners, Design Guidelines for Welding, Design Guidelines: Brazing and Soldering.
Week 7 : Induction Welding: Plastics, Ultrasonic Welding: Plastics, Vibration and Spin Welding: Plastics, Microwave Joining, Hole Making : Guidelines.
Week 8 : Design for Environment, Design for Environment: Steps, Product Architecture, Rapid Prototyping, Product Design : Manufacturing Perspective.