COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Automotive Fuels And Lubricants AEN   356 6 3 3 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites Yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. Ali KESKİN
Instructors
Doç.Dr.MUSTAFA ÖZCANLI1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
This course aims to teach the basic features and using areas of fuels and lubricants.
Content
Overview of petroleum oil refining processes. Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). Automotive diesel, gasoline and oxygenated fuel blends. Biofuels. Lubricating oils for automotive applications. Lubricating greases. Static petroleum measurement, volatility, elemental analysis, fuel combustion characteristics, oxidation, corrosion, and viscosity. Lubrication and wear. Statistical quality assurance testing procedures.

Learning Outcomes
1) Learns basic features of fuels and lubricants
2) Learns the application areas of fuels and lubricants in automotive sector
3) Fuel test and analysis
4) Alternative fuels
5) Renewable energy sources
6) Fuel cells
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Utilizes computer systems and softwares
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Is equipped with a variety of skills and techniques in engineering.
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Generates solutions for the problems in other disciplines by using statistical techniques
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4
Designs a system, component or process so as to meet various engineering needs within technical, economic, environmental, manufacturability, sustainability limitations.
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Comprehends visual, database and web programming techniques and has the ability of writing objective program
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Examines and learns applications in an enterprise independently, makes critical assesments of problems, formulates problems and selects suitable techniques for solutions.
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Leads the identification, development and usage of a product or production method.
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Is aware of the need for lifelong learning and self-renew
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Has effective oral and written English for technical or non-technical use
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10
Uses computers very effectively, makes computer-aided drafting, designs, analysis, and presentations.
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Improves constantly itself , as well as professional development scientific, social, cultural and artistic fields according to his/her interests and abilities identifying needs of learning.
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Is aware of the technical and ethical responsibilities, has inquisitive and innovative quality
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Overview of petroleum oil refining processes. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
2 Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
3 Automotive diesel, gasoline and oxygenated fuel blends. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
4 Biofuels. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
5 Lubricating oils for automotive applications. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
6 Lubricating greases. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
7 Static petroleum measurement, volatility, elemental analysis, fuel combustion characteristics, oxidation, corrosion, and viscosity. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Testing
8 Mid-Term Exam Lecture notes Testing
9 Lubrication and wear. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Lab / Workshop
10 Statistical quality assurance testing procedures. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Lab / Workshop
11 Hydrogen as a fuel. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Lab / Workshop
12 Fuel cells. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Lab / Workshop
13 Advantages and disadvantages of fuel cells. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
14 Types of Fuel Cells. Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
15 Overview of subjects Lecture notes Lecture
Question-Answer
16-17 Term Exams Final Exam Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources
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