Manufacturing Processes and Cost Modeling in Ansys Granta EduPack
This lecture unit provides a guide on how to use Ansys Granta EduPack to select manufacturing processes. Three types of processes (shaping, joining, and surface treatment) and related data that can be found in Granta EduPack. Details of the cost model and the part cost estimator within Granta EduPack are given and how these can be used to guide processing decisions are given.
- Understanding of the cost model included in Granta EduPack
- Ability to use a simple cost model to guide manufacturing process choice
- Appreciation of how costs influence the choice of material and processes
Applicable Courses for Use
- Materials and Manufacturing