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Road Vehicles I

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Course Unit Code342-0523/03
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated5 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Choice-compulsory
Level of Course Unit *Second Cycle
Year of Study *
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredSummer Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech, English
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites Course succeeds to compulsory courses of previous semester
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
RIC69Ing. Michal Richtář, Ph.D.
Summary
Vehicle clutches, types, functionality, design, basic parameters, clutch calculations. Gearboxes, types, functionality, design, basic parameters, calculations, planetary gearset, Willis formula, torque converters, variators. Driving shafts, axle drives, types, functionality, design, basic parameters. vehicle bodies, axles, brakes and braking systems, steering systems, springs and suspension, dumpers.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
Student will acquire skills of construction and engineering calculations of road vehicle driveline.
Course Contents
Vehicle clutches, types, functionality, design, basic parameters, clutch calculations. Gearboxes, types, functionality, design, basic parameters, calculations, planetary gearset, Willis formula, torque converters, variators.
Driving shafts, axle drives, types, functionality, design, basic parameters.
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
Stone, R. Ball, J, Automotive Engineering Fundamentals, ISBN 0-7680-0987-1
MATĚJKA, R.: Vozidla silniční dopravy II. VŠDS Žilina, Alfa Bratislava, 1981, ISBN 80-7100-074-4
MATĚJKA, R.: Vozidla silniční dopravy II. VŠDS Žilina, Alfa Bratislava, 1981, ISBN 80-7100-074-4
Stone, R. Ball, J, Automotive Engineering Fundamentals, ISBN 0-7680-0987-1
Recommended Reading:
Stone, R. Ball, J, Automotive Engineering Fundamentals, ISBN 0-7680-0987-1
VLK, F.: Převodová ústrojí motorových vozidel. Nakladatelství a vydavatelství
VLK, Brno 2000,, ISBN 80-238-5275-2
VLK, F.: Převodová ústrojí motorových vozidel. Nakladatelství a vydavatelství
VLK, Brno 2000,, ISBN 80-238-5275-2
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Tutorials, Project work
Assesment methods and criteria
Tasks are not Defined