A Property Evaluation of Machinable Ceramics by M/C Machining and Multiple Linear Regression Method

M/C 가공과 회귀분석방법에 의한 가공성 세라믹의 특성 평가

  • Jang, Sung-Min (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Yuhan College) ;
  • Yun, Yeo-Kwon (Department of Mechanical Design, Yuhan College)
  • Published : 2009.02.28


In machining of ceramic materials, they are very difficult-to cut materials because of there high strength and hardness. Machining of ceramics are characterized by cracking and brittle fracture. Generally, ceramics are machined using conventional method such as grinding and polishing. However these processes are generally costly and have low MRR(material removal rate). This paper focuses on machinability evaluation of machinable ceramics for products with CNC machining center. Thus, in this paper, experiment applying cutting parameters is performed based on experimental design method. A design and analysis of experiments is conducted to study the effects of these parameters on the surface roughness by using the S/N ratio, analysis of ANOVA, and F-test. And multiple linear regression analysis is applied to compare experimental with predicted data in consideration of surface roughness. Cutting parameters, namely, feed, cutting speed and depth of cut are used to accomplish purpose of this paper. Required experiments are performed, and the results are investigated.


difficult-to cut material;cracking and brittle fracture;machinable ceramics;MRR;experimental design method


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