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Green Design and Manufacturing for Sustainability

1st Edition

By Nand K. Jha

CRC Press

828 pages

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Written by an educator with close to 40 years of experience in developing and teaching design and manufacturing courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels, Green Design and Manufacturing for Sustainability integrates green design and manufacturing within the framework of sustainability, emphasizing cost, recyclables, and reuse. It includes th

Table of Contents

Introduction to Sustainability, Principles, and Its Effect on Design and Manufacturing. Industrial Ecology and Sustainability. Industrial Ecology and Sustainability. Economics of Sustainable Engineering. Analytical Techniques for Sustainability Analysis. Green Design and EOL Treatment. Principles of Green Design. End-of-Life Treatment and Environmental Impact Scenario. Green Design of Mechanical Components. Spring Design for Sustainability. Environmentally Conscious Design of Gears. Shaft Design. Bearings and Green Engineering. Fastener Design. Design for Environment (DfE). Design for Environment. Snap-Fit Design. Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computer-Aided Design (CAD). Computer-Aided Design Examples. Environmentally Benign Manufacturing. Introduction to Environmentally Benign Manufacturing. Turning Operation. Drilling Operations. Milling. Grinding. Cutting Tools and Sustainability Considerations. Foundry Processes. Metal-Forming Processes. International Regulations for Green Design and Manufacturing. International Regulations for Green Design and Manufacturing.

About the Author

Nand K. Jha has had an extended and distinguished career in engineering education. Over the past 40 years, he has been involved in mechanical engineering education in various capacities. He is deeply involved in teaching, research, and the development of mechanical engineering curricula at both undergraduate and graduate levels. In this extended run of teaching and research, he has contributed significantly to manufacturing science, optimization, robotics and automation, green design, and manufacturing. He has published close to 100 papers and books. In his long tenure in the academic field, several organizations have invited him to deliver lectures on research topics of his interest.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General