9. Micro-Forming

  1. Muammer Koç2,3 and
  2. Tuğrul Özel4
  1. Muammer Koç2,3 and
  2. Sasawat Mahabunphachai1

Published Online: 14 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118010570.ch9

Micro-Manufacturing: Design and Manufacturing of Micro-Products

Micro-Manufacturing: Design and Manufacturing of Micro-Products

How to Cite

Koç, M. and Mahabunphachai, S. (2011) Micro-Forming, in Micro-Manufacturing: Design and Manufacturing of Micro-Products (eds M. Koç and T. Özel), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118010570.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Center for Precision Forming, (CPF-National Science Foundation IUCRC), Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA, USA

  2. 3

    Istanbul Sehir University, Istanbul, Turkey

  3. 4

    Manufacturing Automation Research Laboratory, School of Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC), Pathumthani, Thailand

  2. 2

    Center for Precision Forming, (CPF-National Science Foundation IUCRC), Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA, USA

  3. 3

    Istanbul Sehir University, Istanbul, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470556443

Online ISBN: 9781118010570

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Keywords:

  • micro-forming, shaping by plastic deformation - geometry, at least two dimensions in submillimeter range;
  • micro-forging, bulk metal forming process - compressive forces for deforming a workpiece into a desired shape;
  • micro-hydroforming, type of sheet/tube forming - using high pressurized fluid medium to press a piece of material into a die shape

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Micro-Forging

  • Micro-Embossing/Coining

  • Micro-Extrusion

  • Micro-Bending

  • Micro-Stamping

  • Micro-Deep Drawing

  • Micro-Hydroforming

  • Equipment and Systems for Micro-Forming Applications

  • Summary and Future Work

  • References