Mechanics of Machines (ENGGMG6033)

15 (0.125 EFTS)
To enable students to apply problem solving skills to the dynamics of machines in particular power transmission systems.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Engineering Technology programme to enrol in this course. Pre-requisites: ENGGMG5002 and ENGGMG5004.
Topics include: 

? Types of mechanisms, motion analysis, velocity & acceleration, forces, torque and power, problems & troubleshooting.
? Single & multiple plane balancing, static & dynamic balance, balancing machines, balancing reciprocating machines.
? Free and forced, vibration, self-excitation, natural frequency, resonance, periodic motion, simple harmonic motion, transverse vibration, torsional vibration, whirling of shafts.
? Noise measurement, sound intensity, sound pressure, sound fields, noise control.
? Gear types, terms and definitions, pressure angle, force, torque, power, epicyclics, and g.ear ratios
? Power transmission, flywheels, clutches, chain and belt drives, bearings.
? Lubrication systems, lubricant performance & principles, system characteristics & applications, system selection & specification, troubleshooting.
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 2065

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
1 Mar 18 - 12 Apr 18 PracticalThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (112-3001B)
2 Mar 18 - 13 Apr 18 LectureFriday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (112-3001B)
3 May 18 - 7 Jun 18 PracticalThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (112-3001B)
4 May 18 - 8 Jun 18 LectureFriday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (112-3001B)
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Electrical).

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