Computer: devil or deity - effect on the role of the engineer

I. P. McLoughlin

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A recent survey indicated that only 4 per cent of UK drawing offices currently use computer-aided design facilities while predicted market growth was put at 45 per cent per annum until 1988. This article gives some ideas on how computer technologies, in particular computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided manufacture (CAD/CAM), may change the role of the engineer.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)484-485, 487
Number of pages3
JournalCME. Chartered Mechanical Engineer
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 1985
Externally publishedYes

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