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Course syllabus 230622_IDP - Terrain and Purpose Vehicles (FME - SS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Course unit code: 230622_IDP
Course unit title: Terrain and Purpose Vehicles
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture3 hours weekly (on-site method)
50 hours per semester of study (combined method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 5
Recommended semester/trimester: Automobiles and Mobile Production Machines - master (semi-compulsory), 4. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
During the semester, the student will elaborate semestral tasks up for 30 points (minimum 15 points). The written exam is rated by 70 points. To pass exam test must be at least 36 points. Student receives credit when successfully completed semestral tasks and written exam (maximum 100 points). Evaluation is done by points as follows: A 100-91 points B 90-81 points C 80-71 points 70-61 points D, E 60-51 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The main objective of the course is acquiring the principles of the movement of wheeled and tracked vehicles in the field, familiarity with the special construction and off-road utility vehicles. An overview of the performances of the vehicles when they are running a job. Acquisition of skills for independent solving engineering tasks and sub-field details and special purpose vehicles.
Course contents:
The movement of vehicles on land, fundamentals of teramechanics. The forces acting on the vehicle, power solution cars, tractors and self-propelled machine. Steerability and cornering vehicles yielding surface. The work vehicle on a slope. The transverse and longitudinal stability, slope access. Tensile properties of the slope. Drive vehicles more axles. Tensile characteristics of the vehicle. Introduction to the concept and design of off-road utility vehicles. The design drivers of off-road vehicles. Construction of off-road chassis mechanisms.
Recommended or required reading:
SEMETKO, J. Mobilné energetické prostriedky. Traktory a automobily 3. Bratislava : Príroda, 453 p.
TŮMA, V. -- ACHTENOVÁ, G. Vozidla s pohonem všech kol. Praha: BEN, 2009. ISBN 978-80-7300-236-7.

Language of instruction: slovak or czech or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 174

50,6 %17,8 %10,3 %14,4 %6,9 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Ján Danko, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor) - slovak, english
doc. Ing. Ľuboš Magdolen, PhD. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 16. 4. 2018
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Ľuboš Magdolen, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Marianna Frajková on 04/16/2018.

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