Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: A (Second Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Alternative for: M3. Optional for: M4pu. Course coordinator: University lecturer Lars Vedmar,, Machine Elements. Recommended prerequisits: MME035/MMEF05 Transmissions. Assessment: Compulsory design assignment. Participation in the examination requires that the design assignment has been approved. This can be approved only during the exercises which are scheduled for the specific assignment. Written examination. The grades 3, 4, and 5 demand 40, 60, and 80% correctness respectively in the examination. Home page:

The course gives detailed knowledge in critical speeds and dynamic forces in gears and cam mechanisms.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Bending- and torsional critical speeds. Dynamic forces in gears, chain drives, and valve mechanisms.

Vedmar L: Transmissioner. KFS 2009.