- Concepts and features of NC systems - Design considerations of NC machine tools - Constructional features of CNC machine tools
- Machining center - Turning center
- Manual part programming – Preparatory, Miscellaneous functions – Sinumeric, Fanuc controls - Post processors, APT programming
- Feedback devices - tooling for CNC machine – Interpolators
- Point-to-point and contouring systems – Adaptive control.
- Radhakrishnan, P., "Computer Numerical Control Machines", New Book Agency, Calcutta, 1991
- Yoram Koren., "Computer Control of Manufacturing Systems", McGraw Hill Book co. New Delhi, 1986.
- Kundra, T.K., Rao.,P.N., and Tiwari, N.K., "CNC and Computer Aided Manufacturing", Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi., 1991.