- Schedule of Classes - June 25, 2020 7:14PM EDT
- Course Catalog - June 25, 2020 7:15PM EDT
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.
Selected topics in the analysis and design of vehicle components and vehicle systems. Emphasis on automobiles. Engines, transmissions, suspension, brakes, and aerodynamics are discussed. The course uses first principles and applies them to specific systems. The course is highly quantitative, using empirical and analytical approaches.
When Offered Spring.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MAE 2030 and ENGRD 2210, or permission of instructor.
Satisfies Requirement Satisfies Senior Design requirement if enrolled in MAE 4861.Outcomes
- Students will be able to perform basic calculations for internal combustion spark ignition engines, including turbochargers and superchargers.
- Calculate the power and torque required to operate a vehicle under various loads.
- Calculate braking and acceleration performance.
- Calculate the dynamic stability of vehicles.
- Calculate steering and suspension performance.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Class Number & Section Details
- TRUpson Hall 142
- Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
To fulfill M.E. senior design requirement, enroll in MAE 4861.
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