Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5690307
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. FEVZ SUAT KADIOLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5690206
Set 2: 3650206
One of the sets above should be completed before taking ME307 MACHINE ELEMENTS I.

Course Content

Stress analysis in 3-D. Tolerances and allowances. Static design criteria; stress concentration, factor of safety, theories of failure for ductile and brittle materials. Fatigue design criteria under mean and combined stresses. Design of shafts. Design of permanent joints; riveted joints, welded joints. Design of detachable joints, bolted joints, power screws, keys, splines, pins, rings. Design of springs.