Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
502023142018MECHANISM OF MACHINESCompulsory363
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
To be able to do kinematic analysis of mechanisms in accordance with basic principles. Increasing engineering knowledge about the design of mechanisms.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr.Gör.Dr. Mesut TURAN
Learning Outcomes
1Can classify mechanisms and find their degrees of freedom.
2Analytically analyze the speed of the mechanism.
3Can analyze the mechanism problems encountered.
4Solving mechanism problems using the knowledge of Engineering and Basic Mathematics
5Can calculate the speed ratios of simple, planetary and bevel gear systems.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Position analysis of mechanisms, Sudden rotation centers, Speed analysis in mechanisms, Acceleration analysis in mechanisms, Gear mechanisms
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to Mechanism Technique, Kinematics, Thermal Concepts, Solid Body, Particle Point, Kinematic Element Pair, Open and Closed Kinematic Element Pair, Planar Motion
2Classification of Mechanisms, Rigid Body Degrees of Freedom, Finding of Degrees of Freedom in Mechanisms, Kinematic Scheme, Kinematic Chain, Grübler's Equation
3Vector Analysis, Position Analysis, Position Analysis of Compound Mechanisms
4General Applications with Examples (Forming Kinematic Chain of Mechanisms and Determining Degrees of Freedom, Position Analysis)
5Sudden Turning Center, Speed Analysis with Analytical Methods + Application
6Application (Determining Instantaneous Rotation Center, Crank Connecting Rod Mechanism, Speed Analysis of Three and Four Arm Mechanisms)
7Speed Analysis of Compound Mechanisms + Applications
8Midterm
9Acceleration Analysis, Relativ Acceleration Method, Acceleration Analysis in Sliding and Rotating Mechanisms, Acceleration Analysis in Compound Mechanisms
10Acceleration Analysis Applications (Simple Mechanisms Problem Solving)
11Acceleration Analysis of Mixed Mechanisms
12Acceleration Analysis Applications (Compound and Complex Mechanisms Problem Solving)
13Acceleration Analysis Applications (Compound and Complex Mechanisms Problem Solving)
14Gear Wheels, Simple Gear Mechanisms, Compound Gear Mechanisms, Planetary Gear Units, Conical Planetary Gear Units
15Application (Gear Assemblies Problem Solutions)
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1)Analitik Çözümlü Örneklerle Mekanizma Tekniği, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Sabuncu, TMMOB İzmir Şubesi, 2000 2)Makine Teorisi 1 Mekanizma Tekniği, Prof. Dr. Eres Söylemez, Ekim 2017 / 4. Baskı / 468 sf 3) Shigley, Joseph Edward “Theory of Machines and Mechanisms” The University of Michigan
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Homework1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Practice10330
Self Study10220
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)121
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO14 3 4      3 
LO24 4 4      3 
LO34 4 4      3 
LO44 4 4      3 
LO54 3 4      3 
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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