Academic Catalog


Course Code: 8760526
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Mechanical Design And Manufacturing
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
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Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Kinematic influence coefficients.Equation of motion and dynamics response of single degree-of-freedom machines:analytical and numerical solution methods.Shaking forces and moments.Balancing of a four-bar linkage.Dynamically equivalent mass systems.Analysis of unbalance in multi-cylinder engines.Kinetostatics: effects of dry friction,power flow in simple and planetary gear trains.Jump phenomenon in rigid cam-followers systems.