Multi-objective Tool Sequence Optimization in 2.5D Pocket CNC Milling for Minimizing Energy Consumption and Machining CostProcedia CIRP (2017)
Tool sequence selection is an important task for 2.5D pocket milling and has a significant influence on both the energy consumption and machining cost of the final product. In this paper, the influence of tool sequence on energy consumption is firstly analyzed. Then a multi-objective tool sequence optimization model is proposed with the objective of minimizing energy consumption and machining cost and solved by the graph algorithm. Finally, a case study is carried out to validate the proposed model and search for the trade-off solutions between energy consumption and machining cost.
- tool sequence optimization,
- energy consumption,
- CNC milling
Publication DateJanuary 1, 2017
Citation InformationLei Wu, Congbo Li, Ying Tang and Qian Yi. "Multi-objective Tool Sequence Optimization in 2.5D Pocket CNC Milling for Minimizing Energy Consumption and Machining Cost" Procedia CIRP Vol. 61 (2017) p. 529 - 534
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ying-tang/6/