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151-0718-00L  Metrology for Production - Metrology of Workpieces

SemesterSpring Semester 2017
LecturersA. Günther
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


AbstractThe course "Metrology of workpieces" deals with definition and measurement of errors in size, location, form and roughness of workpieces, with typical measuring instruments and their measurement uncertainties, including coordinate measuring machines and vision systems, QS according to ISO 9001, statistical process control, as well as with the thermal influences on geometrical measurements.
ObjectiveKnowledge of
- basics of geometrical metrology
- evaluation of size, location, form and roughness of workpieces
- typical measuring instruments and their measurement uncertainties
- coordinate metrology
- vision systems
- quality assurance system according to ISO 9001
- statistical process control
- application in the manufacturing process and for the evaluation of machine tool capability
ContentMetrology for production - metrology of workpieces
- basics, like kinematic mounting
- definition and evaluation of size, location, form, roughness
- thermal influences on size, location, form
- measurement uncertainty
- coordinate metrology and 3D coordinate measuring machines
- areal form testing (vision systems)
- quality assurance system according to ISO 9001
- statistical process control
- metrology in the manufacturing process
- statistical process control, process and machine tool capability
Lecture notesDocuments are provided during the course.
Prerequisites / NoticeExercises in the laboratories and with the measuring instruments of the institute for machine tools and manufacturing (IWF) provide the practical background for this course.