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Microcomputer Applications for CAD/CAM in Engineering Education

  • Y. C. Pao
Conference paper

Abstract

For the development of robotics and factories in the future, Computer-Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) plays a central role. Among the broad spectrum of topics covered in CIM, Computer-Aided Design and Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM [l~3]) are addressed in this paper. In particular, views on how should the CAD/CAM courses be taught in engineering colleges are expressed. Expected to have a major impact on advancement of robotics and factories in the future is the microcomputer applications for engineering education of CAD/CAM in response to the rapid increase in availability of microcomputers at homes, in schools, and in the laboratories and factories.

Keywords

Trade Mark Engineering Student Interactive Graphic International Electrotechnical Commission Display Monitor 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. C. Pao
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NebraskaLincolnUSA

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