Machine Elements (ME 316) Course Details

Course Name: Machine Elements
Code: ME 316
Pre-requisite Course(s): ME 210/ME 211
Objective: The aim of this course is to introduce students with fundamental Machine Elements in mechanical systems. Besides introduction of the machine elements, some mechanics of materials related topics such as 3-D stress analysis and failure theories are also given.
Content: 2-D and 3-D stress analysis. Static failure criteria, factor of safety. Fatigue Failure criteria, S-N curves, stress concentration. Design of shafts and detachable joints. Design of threaded fasteners and power screws. Design of rolling contact bearings. Power transmission. Design of gear drives, spur gears, helical gears. Design of belt drives. Design of springs. Clutches, Brakes, Couplings and Flywheels.
Term: Spring
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 1
Credit: 3
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