This article describes general concepts and practices related to manufacturing and design. It discusses the activities of design and manufacturing by placing it in the context of the business system that they support. The article presents an overview of the manufacturing technology field from a design and material selection perspective. It provides an insight to the complex relationship among design, material selection, and manufacturing. The article summarizes modern design for manufacture practices that are widely used in industry.
Henry W. Stoll, Introduction to Manufacturing and Design, Materials Selection and Design, Vol 20, ASM Handbook, Edited By George E. Dieter, ASM International, 1997, p 669–675, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002479
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