A Massive Bundle of 21 courses covering the key knowledge and skills to be developed as a Design engineer
1. Introduction to Mechanical Design engineering :
🟦 First learn about what mechanical design engineers do
🟦 What are their roles and responsibilities along with the skillsets to develop as one
2. Mechanical Design and Product development process :
🟦 Then learn about the Engineering design process applied to product development of mechanical systems .
🟦 The various nuances of concept development. system design, product architecture and Detail design .
🟦 To Lay a strong conceptual foundation understanding on how products are developed.
3. Basics of Material selection :
🟦 Learn about engineering materials and why are they used in the places they are used in the engineering industry.
🟦 What are the important material properties and how they play a role .
🟦 How to look at Ashby material charts and derive meaning from them ?
🟦 What are Material indices and how to derive for different loading applications ?
4. Manufacturing process selection and Design for Manufacturing :
🟦 Learn about how manufacturing process is selected for various design applications.
🟦 The nuances of cost, shape and material compatibility .
🟦 Then a deep dive into Designing for specific processes like Forging , Casting and Injection Molding
🟦 With exercises, examples and case studies.
5. Sheet metal Design :
🟦 A deep dive into the Sheet metal Processing and Design for Sheet metal products and components .
🟦 The design principles, process constraints and Design guidelines are dealt with in detail .
🟦 Along with projects and examples to elucidate learning .
6. Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing : Basics -
🟦 This course will build on the fundamentals of Engineering drawing, basics of tolerances to develop a firm understanding of the concepts of GD&T
🟦 Why GD&T is needed? and explanation of concepts like Rule 1, Bonus tolerances, Virtual condition , Datum shift .
🟦 All the symbols of Form, Orientation , Position, Runout and Profile will be explained
🟦 Along with how they are inspected in practice with examples.
🟦 Multiple Quizzes to re-inforce learning
7. Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing : Advanced concepts -
🟦 This courses builds over the Basics course and deals with more advanced concepts in GD&T like tolerancing of patterns.
🟦 Slots , Datum targets, Concept of Zero MMC, Projected tolerance zones, Simultaneous requirements and Composite Position and profile tolerancing.
8.Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) Application with case studies
🟦 How to establish GD&T scheme for a component based on its application
🟦 How to decide the type and nature of geometric control for tolerancing
🟦 How to apply design intent into engineering drawing
9. Basics of Tolerances and Stackup -
🟦 This course will deal with the basics of tolerances, Limits and Fits.
🟦 Then going in deep towards how a Tolerance stackup analysis of a mechanical assembly is conducted with multiple examples.
🟦 Assemblies in which GD&T is applied which will be dealt with in detail with multiple inter-part and intra-part examples.
10. Design Failure Mode Effect Analysis (DFMEA):
🟦 It is the activity of preparing a record of Risk assessment of a product or a system.
🟦 A very important activity for Design engineers during product development and a very useful tool.
🟦 Learn how to conceptualize and create one in this course with explanation of all related terminologies.
🟦 P diagram, B diagram , Root cause analysis
11. Mechanics of Materials for Machine Design :
🟦This course covers the Basic concepts of mechanics of Materials or "strength of materials" which is a fundamental subject for any design engineer.
12. Theories of Failure in Machine design :
🟦 Building on the concepts in Strength of materials, the various Theories of Failure are dealt with in this course.
🟦 Also Designing for Fatigue and failure modes related to it are covered.
🟦 Derivations and reasoning is provided to gain a deeper appreciation and understanding of the theory.
13. Basics of Mechanism design for mechanical design :
🟦The Design process for mechanism design in designing mechanical systems
🟦Basics of Kinematic concepts - Degrees of freedom, mobility, Kinematic inversions etc
🟦Position Analysis , Velocity analysis, Acceleration analysis using graphic method
14. Machine element design Basics - I - Shaft, Bearings & Gears
🟦Basics of Shaft design
🟦Basics of Lay outing for power transmission systems
🟦Shaft design for strength considering stress concentration and fatigue
🟦Gear design from scratch - specifications , CAD workflow, Force analysis and Stress analysis
15. Introduction to Automotive Product development :
🟦 This course deals with the process through which a car comes into being in a an organization .
🟦 Coverage of key technical steps and details along with the role of various functions .
🟦 Provides a deeper understanding to the development process from engineering perspective.
16. Introduction to Vehicle dynamics :
🟦 A Comprehensive course covering the basics of dynamics in Vehicles .
🟦 The Study of motion which aides the design and development of automobiles.
🟦 Concepts of vertical , Longitudinal and Lateral dynamics are dealt with the foundational basics of physics
🟦 Along with basic understanding of how suspension systems are designed and the parameters involved .
17. Introduction to Automotive Performance :
🟦 The Course covers the various aspects of automotive performance with in depth look at the reasoning and limits of performance .
🟦 Acceleration , Top speed, handling, braking, Durability and Fuel efficiency
Project based courses in Fusion 360 :
18. Concept design of Full Chassis Ladder frame in Fusion 360
🟦Basics of Chassis ladder frame design in vehicle design
🟦Design methodology of chassis frame design from scratch
🟦Complex Surface design CAD workflows for designing sheet metal brackets for chassis
19. Concept Design of a Double Wishbone Suspension in Fusion 360
🟦 How to design a suspension system from scratch
🟦How to do design calculations related to Ride rate, spring , shock absorber
🟦How to build up geometry in CAD from points
🟦How to conceptualize parametric CAD model of suspension
20. A Project based course on Deign of a Vehicle Screw Jack .
🟦 The course is "Over the shoulder" walkthrough of the Design process of the Screw jack
🟦 With all steps explained and Design files available for practice. After all learning by doing is best form of learning to make things.
21.Sheet metal parts design with CATIA surface design tools
🟦 Learn Surface Design tools in CATIA for design of Sheet metal parts with advanced workflows
🟦 Learn how to combine Trim, Join, Sweep, Multi sections tools
🟦 Learn how to create designs from reference geometry of interface components
🟦 Learn how to develop parametric designs which can be tweaked later