MAI428 Plastic Deformation of Tool Surface Layer

Code MAI428
Name Plastic Deformation of Tool Surface Layer
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice; Courses of Free Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Machine Building
Academic staff Artis Kromanis, Guntis Pikurs
Credit points 2.0 (3.0 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Potential deformations of tool surface layer. Distortion instruments, processing regimes, ensured characteristics, roughness, waviness and accuracy. Forging of surface layer, permanent strain and heat process characteristics..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
The aim of subject is to increase knowledge on plastic strains of surface layer. The tasks – to provide references and expand the competence on progress of plastic processing methods and applications. Acquire the skills to assess and predict progress of plastic treatment methods.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Must know applications and variations of distortion processing - Tasks of surface layer plastic processing will be given. Independent work. Analysis of results.
Must be able to use acquired references on assessment of plastic deformation - The performance of individual work will be assessed by points. Seminars.
Must be able to use acquired skills for development of deformation process progress - Acquired knowledge and skills will be tested in examination, or test.
Course prerequisites Material resistance, theoretical mechanics, material science

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