Academic Catalog

ME301 THEORY OF MACHINES I

Course Code: 5690301
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. RET SOYLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5690208
Set 2: 3650208
One of the sets above should be completed before taking ME301 THEORY OF MACHINES I.

Course Content

Introduction to mechanisms: basic concepts, mobility, basic types of mechanisms. Position, velocity and acceleration analysis of linkages. Cam mechanisms. Gear trains. Static and dynamic force analysis of mechanisms.