Handbook Of Sustainability In Additive Manufacturing: Volume 1 by Subramanian Senthilk MuthuHandbook Of Sustainability In Additive Manufacturing: Volume 1 by Subramanian Senthilk Muthu

Handbook Of Sustainability In Additive Manufacturing: Volume 1

bySubramanian Senthilk MuthuEditorMonica Mahesh Savalani

Hardcover | March 11, 2016

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This book highlights the sustainability aspects of additive manufacturing (AM) in two separate volumes. It describes the details of this technology and its implications on the entire product life cycle sustainability, as well as embedded carbon and the further research needed to move this technology towards sustainable, mainstream production. Sustainability is not new for any area of industry, including additive manufacturing, and there are currently a number of ongoing research projects, both in industry and in academic institutions, that are investigating sustainability, embedded carbon and research activities which would need to be done in the future to move this technology towards sustainable mainstream production.
Dr. Subramanian Senthilkannan is currently working for SGS as Environmental Services Manager-Asia, based at Hong Kong. He gained his diploma, bachelors and masters in Textile Technology from premier institutes of India. He was awarded doctorate from The Institute of Textiles and Clothing of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University for his ...
Title:Handbook Of Sustainability In Additive Manufacturing: Volume 1Format:HardcoverDimensions:168 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.03 inPublished:March 11, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811005478

ISBN - 13:9789811005473

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Invasion of Sustainability in Additive Manufacturing.- Sustainability in Additive Manufacturing.- Sustainable product design in Additive Manufacturing.- Sustainability characteristics for Additive Manufacturing.- Sustainable enhancement of Additive Manufacturing.- Can Additive Manufacturing be a medium for sustainable future?.