Germany, Berlin

Dimensioning and Tolerancing for Manufacturing

when 8 July 2019 - 19 July 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 950

This course will cover the fundamentals of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) and will delve into some of the practical implications and effects that drawing notations will have on actual production parts.

Course leader

Dr. Sean Niemi is received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering working in the University of Florida Soft Matter Engineering Center. Prior to completing his graduate studies he had a brief foray into industry working at Space Exploration Technologies (Spac

Target group

Engineering students who have taken classes in:

- Calculus 1
- Physics 1
- Any engineering drawing/CAD course or instructor approval

Course aim

The goal of this course is to learn about:

- Methods for determining tolerances and manufacturing precision
- Pros and cons of using GD&T to specify dimensions and tolerances of parts and/or assemblies
- General understanding of how to dimension a part and assembly drawing with GD&T
- Knowledge of how GD&T usage will affect part production and assembly

Fee info

EUR 950: The fee includes: the Summer School academic program, transportation ticket and some extracurricular activities.