Mechanisms and Mechanical Components

TeSP - Manutenção de Sistemas Mecatrónicos, Publication in the Diário da República - Aviso n.º 684/2016

6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 15,0 T + 45,0 PL + 15,0 TP + 2,50 OT

- Jorge Manuel Afonso Antunes

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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
Frequency Evaluation: Pratical works w/ defense
Remaining Seasons: Evaluation test

- 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. Project Based Learning.

Software used in class
Not applicable