ENERGY TRANSFORMING ENGINES - WORK ENGINES

Course Information

TitleΜΗΧΑΝΕΣ ΜΕΤΑΤΡΟΠΗΣ ΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑΣ - ΕΡΓΟΜΗΧΑΝΕΣ / ENERGY TRANSFORMING ENGINES - WORK ENGINES
Code128
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorIoannis Tsiafis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID20000288

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 243
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory636

Class Information

Academic Year2014 – 2015
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours6
Class ID
20053186
Type of the Course
  • Background
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course, students are expected to have a global view on the issues addressed by the Energy and Manufacturing divisions of the Department. Students obtain a certain overview of various technologies, in order to have an overview during the practice as Mechanical Engineers, independent for their choice of Division and specialisation courses.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Internal Combustion Engines: Historic review, IC engine classification, engine assembly, Thermodynamic cycles. Sizing and use of IC engines Introduction to Turbomachinery, typical layouts. relative motion of blading, efficiency and degree of reaction. phase changes in turbomachinery, cavitation.. Turbomachinery maps and characteristics, dimensional analysis. Operation of multi - component turbomachinery networks. Axial, Radial and Mixed flow machines. Machine Tool Classification for cutting and shaping. Transportation and lifting devices. Physical Process devices. Power transmission systems.
Keywords
turbomachinery, IC engines, Machine Tools, Physical Process Devices, Lifting Machines
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadTotal hours of student effort for the semester. Includes lectures, labs, field etc.ECTSThe credit units (ECTS) of the respective teaching activity. Each unit correponds to 30 hours of student workload.IndividualFor the learning activity cooperation between students is not requisiteTeamworkFor the learning activity the students cooperate in teamsErasmusThe learning activity is available to students of exchange programmes
Lectures2006.7
Total2006.7
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (FormativeFormative assessment is a range of formal and informal assessment procedures employed by teachers during the learning process in order to modify teaching and learning activities to improve student attainment.)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (FormativeFormative assessment is a range of formal and informal assessment procedures employed by teachers during the learning process in order to modify teaching and learning activities to improve student attainment.)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ταλαντώσεις και δυναμική μηχανών. Θεωρεία και Πράξη, Κ.Δ.Μπουζάκης, εκδόσεις Ζήτη, Θεσσαλονίκη 2010 Μηχανές Εσωτερικής Καύσης. Εισαγωγή στη Λειτουργία και τη Χρήση, Ν. Κυριάκης, Εκδόσεις Σοφία 2006 Στροβιλομηχανές, Α.Γούλας
Additional bibliography for study
Σημειώσεις Παραδόσεων
Last Update
06-12-2013