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Syllabus for

Academic year
TME031 - Mechanics - dynamics  
Mekanik - dynamik
 
Syllabus adopted 2019-02-21 by Head of Programme (or corresponding)
Owner: TKMAS
7,5 Credits
Grading: TH - Five, Four, Three, Fail
Education cycle: First-cycle
Major subject: Mechanical Engineering
Department: 30 - MECHANICS AND MARITIME SCIENCES


Teaching language: Swedish
Application code: 55143
Open for exchange students: No
Only students with the course round in the programme plan

Module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 Summer course No Sp
0110 Project 1,5c Grading: UG   1,5c    
0210 Examination 6,0c Grading: TH   6,0c   30 Oct 2019 am M   09 Jan 2020 am H   28 Aug 2020 am J

In programs

TKMAS MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, Year 2 (compulsory)

Examiner:

Peter Möller

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Replaces

TME030   Mechanics and solid mechanics 3


Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for a first cycle course the applicant needs to fulfil the general and specific entry requirements of the programme(s) that has the course included in the study programme.

Course specific prerequisites

Mathematics, especially linear algebra, differential equations and integrals.
Mechanics, especially statics.

Aim

The aim of the course is that the students should attain basic understanding of fundamental laws and concepts of classical mechanics required to understand real world dynamic phenomena. Further, the course should give skills needed to solve basic problems in dynamics. The concepts of mathematical modelling and numerical solutions through Matlab are studied.

Learning outcomes (after completion of the course the student should be able to)

  • Describe and calculate the motion (position, velocity, acceleration) for particles and solids in plane motion.
  • Apply free-body diagrams and solve Newton s second law for plane problems.
  • Describe and explain kinetic energy, potential energy and work. Solve dynamical problems using these concepts.
  • Apply linear and angular momentum for particles and solids in plane motion.
  • Analyze and solve vibrations for systems of one degree of freedom; with and without damping.
  • Explain and calculate the moment of inertia for simple solids. Solve impact problems.
  • Analyze and solve  dynamic problems numerically using Matlab

Content

Dynamics of particles: Kinematics. Newton's laws. Work, energy, linear and angular momentum. Energy and momentum methods, in particular conservation laws. Vibrations. Systems of particles. Dynamics of rigid bodies: Moment of inertia. Rotation about a fixed axis. General plane motion. Impact.

Organisation

The teaching will be based on lectures, problem solving sessions, supervision of project work, and consultations.

Literature

Mekanik, Ragnar Grahn och Per-Åke Jansson, Studentlitteratur, 2013. Formelsamling i mekanik, M.M. Japp, Inst. för teknisk mekanik

Examination including compulsory elements

Project in Dynamics using Matlab. Written exam. Optional written quizzes that can give bonus to the final exam. The course is the last part of three connected courses.


Published: Wed 26 Feb 2020.