Computer-Aided Design (CAD)

What is Computer-Aides Design (CAD)?

Computer-Aided Design (CAD) is a significant tool used in the design and manufacturing process.  Most CAD systems are designed and intended to automate manual functions, such as engineering analysis, conceptual design, drafting, or documentation.  Examples of CAD applications are:

  • Parametric Modeling
  • Nonparametric Modeling
  • Solid Modeling
  • Surface Modeling