Mechanisms and Mechanical Components

TeSP - Manutenção de Sistemas Mecatrónicos
6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 15,0 T + 45,0 PL + 15,0 TP + 2,50 OT

- Georgino da Conceição Gonçalves Serra

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To know the mechanisms and mechanical components that are most commonly used in industrial and laboratory machinery.
To understand how to select components for transmission of motion.
To know methods of motion control and safety.


Evaluation Methodology
Written test (50% of final grade)
One or more assignments (50% of final grade)

- Neil, S. (2011). Mechanisms and Mechanical Devices Sourcebook. -: McGraw-Hill
- Moura Branco, C. e Martins Ferreira, J. e Domingos da Costa, J. e Silva Ribeiro, A. (2005). Projecto de Orgaos de Maquinas. -: Fundacao Calouste Gulbenkian
- Niemann, G. (2002). Elementos de Maquinas. -: Edgard Blucher
- Budynas, R. e Nisbett, J. (2011). Elementos de Maquinas de Shigley. -: McGraw-Hill

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials.

Software used in class
Não aplicável