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RESEARCH PAPERS: Production Engineering

Further Developments in Applying the Finite Element Method to the Calculation of Temperature Distributions in Machining and Comparisons With Experiment

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M. G. Stevenson

Department of Industrial Engineering, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia

P. K. Wright, J. G. Chow

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Penn.

J. Eng. Ind 105(3), 149-154 (Aug 01, 1983) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3185881 History: Received October 18, 1982; Online July 30, 2009

Abstract

The finite element program developed in previous work [1] for calculating the temperature distributions in the chip and tool in metal machining has been extended in its range of application. Specifically, the program no longer needs a flow field as input and it can accommodate a wide range of shear angle and contact lengths. An important feature of this paper is that temperature fields from the finite element method have been compared with temperatures obtained with a previously described metallographic method [7]. This is the first time these two techniques have been used for the same machining conditions and the comparisons are very good.

Copyright © 1983 by ASME
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