26.418 Product and Process Design

Product and Process Design

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 4183
Status Active

Theoretical principles and sound engineering practice involved in the design of new end products made from polymers, applying the total systems approach to the balance between product design, choice of materials, tool design, and process techniques, as they affect competitive choices for commercial success. A semester project is required. Recommended Pre-Reqs: 26.373 Plastics Mold Engineering I and 26.378 Plastics Process Engineering II.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: 26.211 Engineering Mechanics, 26.218 Introduction to Design. Recommended Pre-reqs: 26.373 and 26.378.