1. Nanoscale Cutting

  1. J. Paulo Davim and
  2. Mark J. Jackson
  1. Rüdiger Rentsch

Published Online: 26 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470611807.ch1

Nano and Micromachining

Nano and Micromachining

How to Cite

Rentsch, R. (2009) Nanoscale Cutting, in Nano and Micromachining (eds J. P. Davim and M. J. Jackson), ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470611807.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848211032

Online ISBN: 9780470611807



  • micromachining processes;
  • measurement problems;
  • experimental data;
  • surface generation;
  • molecular dynamics


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Basic elements of molecular dynamics modeling

  • Design and requirements for state-of-the-art MD cutting process simulations

  • Capabilities of MD for nanoscale material removal process analysis

  • Advances and recent developments in material removal process simulation

  • Summary and outlook

  • References