Engineering Mechanics 2 - MMAN2300

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 6

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: (CVEN1300 or MINE1300 or MMAN1300) and MATH2019 or MATH2069 or MATH2018; Exclusion: MECH2300, MECH3300

Excluded: MMAN3300

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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This course covers the practical application of engineering mechanics and mechanical vibrations. Topics include the following: Plane kinematics and kinetics of rigid bodies; equations of motion, work and energy, impulse and momentum; Introduction to mechanical vibration; Free and forced responses of single degree-of-freedom spring-mass-damper systems, vibration isolation; Harmonic analysis; Vibration measuring instruments; Linear vibrations of multi-degree-of-freedom systems; Analysis of continuous systems, wave equation, transverse vibration of strings, longitudinal/torsional vibration of bars and rods; Gear kinematics, involute profile and involute action; Gear trains, epicyclic gears.


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