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

- Diogo Gomes Almeida Chambel Lopes

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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)

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

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials.

Software used in class
Não aplicável