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Rapid Prototyping Principles and Applications by Rafiq I. Noorani

Rapid Prototyping Principles and Applications


Rapid Prototyping Principles and Applications by Rafiq I. Noorani

Rapid prototyping is a faster, more cost-effective method for building prototypes from three-dimensional computer-aided design (CAD) drawings. Rapid Prototyping provides a fundamental overview of the general manufacturing process and presents the principles and applications of designing and fabricating parts in a format that makes learning easy. This user-friendly text features basic information on layered manufacturing processes, the essential vocabulary of nomenclature, numerous review exercises, case studies, a full section of rapid prototyping applications, helpful material for further study, applications to real-world problems, and more.

About the Author

RAFIQ NOORANI, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California.

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Publication date

8th November 2005


Rafiq I. Noorani

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John Wiley & Sons Inc an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd


400 pages


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