The purpose of this book is to provide a structured review for the Certified Manufacturing Technologist (CMfgT) and portions of the Certified Manufacturing Engineer (CMfgE) examinations, as well as present a comprehensive text on the fundamentals of manufacturing.
This book will serve as a useful review for the experienced manufacturing professional or as an information source and study guideline for the person just entering the field. "Fundamentals of Manufacturing" has been updated according to SME's "Body of Knowledge."
This newest edition has a thorough presentation of the fundamentals of manufacturing, which was reviewed by subject matter experts and updated where needed. Other improvements include a detailed Table of Contents and Index, a more readable layout, and equations formatted for logical, step-by-step presentations. The major areas of manufacturing science reviewed include mathematics, physics, materials science and metallurgy, engineering drawing, planning and strategy, and metrics and the SI system.