Course syllabus

Transmissioner, dimensionering
Transmissions, Dimensioning

MME070, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2014/15
Decided by: Education Board E
Date of Decision: 2014-04-02

General Information

Elective for: M4-fo, M5-pu
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The course gives detailed knowledge in how to dimension gears, variators, ropes and valve mechanisms.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Variators. Spur and helical gear strength. Differential gears. Ropes. Valve mechanisms. Contact between dry surfaces.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
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.


Required prior knowledge: MME035/MMEF05 Transmissions and MME022/MMEF01 Tribology.
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Univ.lektor Lars Vedmar,
Course coordinator: Univ.lektor Anette Andersson,
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