COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Vehicle Design AES   408 8 2 3 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof. Dr. Kadir AYDIN
Instructors
Prof. Dr.ALİ KESKİN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
This course aims at teaching mechanic systems and working principles of vehicles
Content
Mechanical design of the power transmission system and chassis components. Powertrain system, vehicle performance data, requirements of a vehicle transmission system. Vehicle loads, evaluation of engine drive ratios. Planetary gears: speed diagram, torque calculation. Geared transmissions. Mechanical shift gear boxes. Automatic transmissions: mechanical design, shifting components. Drive shaft. Clutch and couplings. Design of the chassis components: tires and wheels, brakes, suspensions, steering. A term design project

Learning Outcomes
1) Teaching of mechanic systems and working prinicples of vehicles
2) Vehicle component design
3) Vehicle performance
4) Vehicle analysis
5) Vehicle technology
6) Consept vehicles
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Utilizes computer systems and softwares
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Is equipped with a variety of skills and techniques in engineering.
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3
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 Design of Power transmission and axle systems Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
2 Powertrain system Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
3 Requirements of power train systems Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
4 Vehicle loading and performance data Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
5 Planetary gear systems Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
6 Planetary gear systems torque calculation Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
7 Mechanic transmission and calculations Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
8 Mid-Term Exam Lecture Notes Testing
9 Automatic transmissions Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
10 Automatic transmissions and its calculations Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
11 Clutch and couplings Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
12 Clutch and couplings Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
13 Design of chasis parts Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
14 Design of chasis parts Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
15 Design project Lecture Notes Lecture
Question-Answer
Project / Design
16-17 Term Exams Lecture Notes Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources